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Spokane County reports 327 new COVID-19 cases, 5 new deaths

The latest daily updates on coronavirus cases, deaths and data in Spokane County and North Idaho.

Where do Spokane County, eastern Washington and North Idaho stand when it comes to coronavirus cases, deaths and COVID-19 testing? This article is updated daily with new information and analysis. 

Spokane County

The Spokane Regional Health District on Tuesday, Dec. 1, is reporting 327 new COVID-19 cases and five new deaths.

Officials have reported a total of 17,528 cases in Spokane County since the pandemic began. One hundred and two Spokane County residents are hospitalized as of Tuesday, Dec. 1, with 765 total hospitalizations since the start of the pandemic.

According to the health district, 267 people have died of COVID-19 so far in Spokane County. The health district reported the first death of a child in Spokane County between the ages of 10 and 19 on Monday, Nov. 23, 2020. 

Nearly 60% of patients in the county have recovered.

Where cases stand in Washington state

  • Total: 2,805 deaths among 167,216 overall cases in Washington state. 
  • Since the start of the pandemic, the DOH reports that 10,920 people have been hospitalized for COVID-19 in Washington state.
  • The state reports of the total confirmed cases in the state, Washington's coronavirus death rate is nearly 2%.

Click here to view the state department of health's data dashboard in its entirety

North Idaho

The Panhandle Health District is reporting 225 new COVID-19 cases and four new deaths in Idaho's five northern counties on Tuesday, Dec. 1.

There have been 9,896 cases in Idaho's five northern counties since the pandemic began.

Sixty-eight people are currently hospitalized in North Idaho and 522 people have been hospitalized since the pandemic began, according to PHD. 

According to the health district, 116 people have died from the virus in North Idaho. Eighty-two of those deaths are in Kootenai County, with 22 in Shoshone County, five in Bonner County, four in Boundary County and three in Benewah County. 

Where cases stand in Idaho