Four new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed in Gallatin County as of June 17 – those cases are in Big Sky and in the Gallatin Valley. For these cases, a variety of transmission methods came into play: community transmission, out-of-state travel and contact to known cases, a Gallatin City-County Health Department press release explained.
Montana Governor Steve Bullock hosted a press call today to address the increase in positive COVID-19 cases, provide a testing update and lay out another Coronavirus Relief Fund offering for medium to larger businesses.
On Tuesday May 19 Gov. Steve Bullock announced Montana’s entry into Phase Two of the Reopening the Big Sky Plan, effective June 1.
Community representatives from across Gallatin County spoke to unprecedented partnership and collaboration during the COVID-19 crisis.
Representatives from local governments, the health sector, school districts and Montana State University provided updates during the Gallatin County Community Briefing Friday morning.
Gov. Steve Bullock announced nine new financial relief programs funded by the CARES Act to provide assistance to individuals and businesses. Applications are available Thursday May 7 at 8 a.m.
Using the words of a friend, Gallatin City County Health Officer Matt Kelley described the Treasure State’s efforts to confront COVID-19 as a kind of public health barn raising.
There is no doubt that the economic recovery of a tourism-driven community in the midst of a pandemic is going to be a tricky undertaking.
Gallatin County’s rank as number one in the state for securing non resident travel dollars presents unique challenges.
The governor’s stay at home director ends this weekend, houses of worship may have parishioners as soon as this Sunday and some local businesses prepare to soon reopen.
Big Sky students will continue distance and virtual learning, per a unanimous Big Sky School District (BSSD) Board of Trustees decision made this morning during a special board meeting. School facilities will remain closed for the remainder of the school year.
The Gallatin City-County Board of Health decided this morning to align the conclusion of the local emergency rule with the end of the state’s stay at home directive via a vote of 8-1.