KALISPELL — The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases is on the rise in the Flathead.
Newly released state numbers show that six new cases are being reported as of Monday morning.
There are now 16 active COVID-19 cases in Flathead County, including one non-resident.
A total of 60 cases have been reported to date -- including two deaths and 41 recoveries.
Local health officials reported on June 19 that there was evidence of community spread of COVID-19 in Flathead County.