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Posted on: May 13, 2020

Montrose County Applies for Variance from Safer at Home Order

Montrose County News Release

Montrose, CO— The Montrose Board of County Commissioners approved a variance application

Montrose County Applies for Variance from Safer at Home Order 

Montrose, CO— The Montrose Board of County Commissioners approved a variance application requesting permission to follow different guidelines than the state’s Safer...

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Posted on: April 4, 2020

4/4/20 Daily Update

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4/4/20 Update

OFFICIAL SOURCES OF INFORMATION

Fb.com/montrosecounty

https://www.montrosecounty.net/covid19

Public Information Line 970-252-4545; Open Monday to Friday, 8am to 6pm

NON-MEDICAL MASKS ADVISEDGovernor Polis is asking Coloradans to wear a non-medica...

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Posted on: April 2, 2020

4/2/20 Daily Update

 

4/2/20 Update

Official Sources of Information

Fb.com/montrosecounty

https://www.montrosecounty.net/957/Corona-Virus-COVID-19

Public Information Line 970-252-4545; Open Monday to Friday, 8am to 6pm

*Due to decreased call volume, the call center will b...

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

4/1/2020 Daily Update

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4/1/20 Update

Official Sources of Information

Fb.com/montrosecounty

https://www.montrosecounty.net/957/Corona-Virus-COVID-19

Public Information Line 970-252-4545; Open Monday to Friday, 8am to 6pm

*Due to decreased call volume, the call center will b...

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Posted on: March 31, 2020

3/31/20 Update

Daily ENGLISH (1)

STAY AT HOME ORDER
Governor Polis issued a “Stay at Home” executive order for all Coloradans. The order is

 

3/31/20 Update

Official Sources of Information

Fb.com/montrosecounty

https://www.montrosecounty.net/957/Corona-Virus-COVID-19

Public Information Line 970-252-4545; Open Monday to Friday, 8am to 6pm

*Due to decreased call volume, the call center will ...

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Posted on: March 30, 2020

3/30/20 Daily Update

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3/30/20 Update

Official Sources of Information

Fb.com/montrosecounty

https://www.montrosecounty.net/957/Corona-Virus-COVID-19

Public Information Line 970-252-4545; Open Monday to Saturday, 8am to 6pm

STAY AT HOME ORDER

Governor Polis issued a &ldq...

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Posted on: March 28, 2020

3/28/20 Daily Update

Daily ENGLISH

Governor Polis issued a “Stay at Home” executive order for all Coloradans effective

 3/28/20 Update

Official Sources of Information

Fb.com/montrosecounty

https://www.montrosecounty.net/957/Corona-Virus-COVID-19

Public Information Line 970-252-4545; Open Monday to Saturday, 8am to 6pm

STAY AT HOME ORDER

Governor Polis issued a &ldq...

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Posted on: March 28, 2020

Montrose Community Comes Together to Fill a Need

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As the world faces the pandemic of COVID-19, many are scared and are uncertain of the future. Shortages

Montrose Community Comes Together to Fill a Need

Bailee Phillips, MHS Senior

As the world faces the pandemic of COVID-19, many are scared and are uncertain of the future. Shortages run rampant across the country, and fear is everywhere. But, in these times ...

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

3/27/20 Daily Update

Daily ENGLISH

STAY AT HOME ORDER
Governor Polis issued a “Stay at Home” executive order for all Coloradans effective Thursday, March 26. The order is

 

3/27/20 Update

Official Sources of Information

Fb.com/montrosecounty

https://www.montrosecounty.net/957/Corona-Virus-COVID-19

Public Information Line 970-252-4545; Open Monday to Saturday, 8am to 6pm

STAY AT HOME ORDER

Governor Polis issued a &ldq...

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Posted on: March 26, 2020

3/26/20 Daily Update

Daily ENGLISH

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3/26/20 Update

Official Sources of Information

Fb.com/montrosecounty

https://www.montrosecounty.net/covid19

Public Information Line 970-252-4545; Open Monday to Saturday, 8am to 6pm

STAY AT HOME ORDER

Governor Polis issued a “Stay at Home” e...

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

3/25/20 Daily Update

Daily ENGLISH

3/25/20 Update 

Official Sources of Information

Fb.com/montrosecounty

https://www.montrosecounty.net/957/Corona-Virus-COVID-19

Public Information Line 970-252-4545; Open Monday to Saturday, 8am to 6pm

STAY AT HOME ORDER

Governor Polis issued a &ldq...

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Posted on: February 26, 2020

Zero Cases of Coronavirus-19 (COVID-19) in Montrose County

Montrose County News Release

Montrose, CO—The Montrose County Public Health Department would like to remind the public that there are no confirmed cases of Coronavirus-19 (COVID-19) in both Montrose County and in the State of Colorado. State

Montrose, CO—The Montrose County Public Health Department would like to remind the public that there are no confirmed cases of Coronavirus-19 (COVID-19) in both Montrose County and in the State of Colorado.  State and local officials ar...

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Posted on: March 13, 2020

COVID-19 Prompts Reminders from Clerk Tressa Guynes

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As a community, we are learning daily about best practices with respect to COVID-19. Although the risk of being affected by the illness here in

COVID-19 Prompts Reminders from Clerk Tressa Guynes...

As a community, we are learning daily about best practices with respect to COVID-19.  Although the risk of being affected by the illness here in Western Colorado is relatively low at this poin...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

Montrose County Transitions to Remote Operations

COVID19 news release

Montrose, CO— In an effort to prevent the anticipated spread of COVID-19 in Montrose County, the Montrose County Board of Health has closed all county buildings to the public effectively immediately.

Montrose, CO— In an effort to prevent the anticipated spread of COVID-19 in Montrose County, the Montrose County Board of Health has closed all county buildings to the public effectively immediately. This closure currently excludes Montrose Regi...

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

COVID-19 Testing in Montrose County

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Montrose, CO— Due to a shortage of COVID-19 testing capacity across

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 19, 2020

Contact: Katie Yergensen, Montrose County Media Relations Managerkyergensen@montrosecounty.net, (970) 964-8701

COVID-19 Testing in Montrose County 

Montrose, CO— Due to a shortage of COVID-19 t...

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Posted on: March 18, 2020

Montrose County Opens Emergency Operations Center to Provide Enhanced Response

Montrose County News Release

Montrose, CO— On March 16, the Montrose Emergency Operations Center opened to support the county’s response to the COVID-19 situation impacting the western slope and Montrose County. The

Montrose, CO— On March 16, the Montrose Emergency Operations Center opened to support the county’s response to the COVID-19 situation impacting the western slope and Montrose County.  The Emergency Operations Center (EOC) is o...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

National Guard Testing Pre-Screened COVID-19 Patients Monday

COVID19 news release

Montrose, CO—The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) has selected Montrose County for a surveillance site

Montrose, CO—The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) has selected Montrose County for a surveillance site to collect COVID-19 (coronavirus) testing data and have enlisted the help of the Colorado National Guard.

Tests wil...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

Confirmed Case of novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Montrose County

COVID19 news release

Montrose, CO—Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment (CDPHE) and Montrose County Public Health has confirmed that one person in Montrose County tested positive

Montrose, CO—Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment (CDPHE) and Montrose County Public Health has confirmed that one person in Montrose County tested positive for novel Coronavirus/COVID-19 on March 20, 2020. The individual is a ...

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

Second Confirmed Case and National Guard Testing in Montrose County

COVID19 news release

Montrose, CO—Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment (CDPHE) and Montrose County Public Health has confirmed a second case

Montrose, CO—Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment (CDPHE) and Montrose County Public Health has confirmed a second case of novel Coronavirus/COVID-19 on March 23, 2020. The individual is a 35-year-old male and is currently in q...

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