The face covering rule in Gallatin County will be extended until April 20, as will the isolation and quarantine rule and rule for visitation at nursing homes, skilled nursing facilities, and senior and assisted living facilities, per a recent Gallatin City-County Board of Health meeting.
The county is already seeing “substantial impressive compliance” to the state-wide face covering directive by Governor Steve Bullock, Gallatin City-County Health Officer Matt Kelley said.
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.
Three of the 16 COVID-19 cases in Gallatin County discussed in a morning meeting March 24 have ties to Big Sky. There is also evidence to suggest transmission within the Big Sky community, Director of Clinical Services & Operations at Bozeman Health Big Sky Medical Center (BHBSMC)Taylor Rose told local leaders.
A fourth COVID-19 case in Gallatin County was discussed during a media briefing today by Lori Christenson, public information officer for Gallatin City-County Health Department.
Matt Kelley, Gallatin City-County Health Department health officer, kicked-off the press conference at the Gallatin County Courthouse Community Room on March 13 by running over some key points. These measures can protect you and others who may be more at-risk as we work to slow the spread of the disease.
Montanans have an affinity to the land they live on whether they use it for purpose, play, or employment.
The political spotlight appears fixed on Gallatin County in 2018. Vice President Mike Pence was here recently stumping for U.S. Senate Candidate Matt Rosendale, and the Midtown Tavern in Bozeman made national political news when it refused to host a political gathering with Donald Trump Jr.
While assisting Montana Highway Patrol with a crash near Beehive Basin trailhead at 7 p.m. a deputy became stuck in the roadway and another vehicle slid into the squad car. A second trooper responded and conducted a report for the second crash.
March 6, 2018