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News Releases

2020-83 COVID-19 Testing Suspended Dec. 23-27
2020-82 CDHD Hires New Agency Administrator
2020-81 Two Additional COVID-19 Deaths
2020-80 One Additional COVID-19 Death
2020-79 Delays in Testing Notification
2020-78 Case Rate at All Time High
2020-77 Six Additional COVID-19 Deaths
2020-76 CDHD Expands Testing Dates
2020-75 Live Townhall-Style Event
2020-74 Cashmere Testing – Farmworkers Encouraged to Test
2020-73 New Testing Site for Students & General Community
2020-72 Local Church Outbreak
2020-71 Christopher House Outbreak
2020-70 Case Rate over 200 for CDHD
2020-69 One Additional COVID Death
2020-68 Three Additional COVID Deaths
2020-67 Local COVID Investigation & Contact Tracing
2020-66 Halloween for CDHD
2020-65 Friday Drive-thru Testing Cancelled Due to Weather
2020-64 Local Cyber Attack References Phase II Guidance
2020-63 Senior Epidemiologist Explains Community Testing by CDHD
2020-62 Governor Moves Chelan/Douglas Counties to Phase 2
2020-61 CDHD Continues Free Testing October 13-16
2020-60 Additional COVID-19 Death
2020-59 Statistical Error in Case Data
2020-58 Additional COVID-19 Death
2020-57 CDC Arrival & COVID-19 Efforts
2020-56 Additional COVID-19 Death
2020-55 Clarification on Cashmere Testing Dates
2020-54 Free COVID Testing Scheduled for Cashmere, WA
2020-53 Four (4) Additional Deaths from COVID-19
2020-52 Facebook Live Meet & Greet with Key COVID-19 Response Staff
2020-51 COVID Testing Scheduled to Resume, Some Health Advisements Remain
2020-50 Testing Rescheduled Again Due to Air Quality
2020-49 Testing Rescheduled Due to Air Quality
2020-48 Board of Health Announces New Interim Administrator
2020-47 Additional Death from Coronavirus (COVID-19)
2020-46 CDHD Offers free COVID-19 testing in Plain
2020-45 Wildfire Smoke & Unhealthy Air Quality
2020-44 CDHD Seeks Individuals Interested in Assisting with Community Outreach Efforts
2020-43 Two Additional Deaths from COVID-19
2020-42 Bridgeport Test Results 
2020-41 Rock Island COVID-19 Testing
2020-40 CDHD Assists McDougall and Sons with COVID-19 Response 
2020-39 Massive Testing Efforts in Bridgeport, WA
2020-38 Results from Free COVID-19 Testing in Bridgeport
2020-37 Change of Location for COVID-19 Testing in Manson
2020-36 Free COVID-19 Testing for Manson Residents
2020-35 Free COVID-19 Testing for Chelan Residents
2020-34 Free COVID-19 Testing for Bridgeport Residents
2020-33 Three (3) Additional COVID-19 Deaths
2020-32 Regional Guidance on In-Person Classroom Instruction 
2020-31 Correction of Cases at Beneficial In-Home Care
2020-30 Five Positive COVID-19 Cases at Beneficial In-Home Care
2020-29 CDHD Moves to Weekly Data Updates
2020-28 Additional COVID-19 Deaths
2020-27 Colonial Vista Long Term Care Facility Cases
2020-26 Eleventh Death Associated with COVID-19
2020-25 COVID-19 Cluster Identified at Walmart
2020-24 Tenth Death Associated with COVID-19
2020-23 Cashmere Care Center Cases
2020-22 Masking Survey
2020-21 ESD Positive Staff Member
2020-20 Water Parks Not Approved Under Current Phase
2020-19 Local Water Testing Scam
2020-18 CDHD Approved for a Modified Phase I Reopening
2020-17 Chelan Falls Uptick in Case Count
2020-16 Reopening Proposal
2020-15 BOH 2020-004 Resolution
05-06-20 CDHD Message on Antibody Tracing
2020-14 Stemilt Ag Services shares COVID-19 test results from isolated East Wenatchee Site
2020-13 CDHD Cases To-Date
2020-12 First COVID Death and Additional Cases for CDHD
2020-11 Cascade Medical Reports Two Positive Cases
2020-10 Additional Lab-Confirmed Cases for CDHD – Douglas Co. First Case
2020-09 CDHD Enforcing Governor’s Order
2020-08 Third Lab-Confirmed Case in Chelan County
2020-07 In-Person Services Closed at CDHD
2020-06 First Two Positive COVID-19 Cases for Chelan-Douglas Health District
2020-05 Chelan-Douglas Health District Activates Emergency Response to COVID-19
2020-04 Second Chelan-Douglas Patient Tested for COVID-19 
2020-03 Local Patient Tested for COVID-19
2020-02 Chelan-Douglas Health District & COVID-19
2020-01 First WA State Coronavirus Case