Stillwater County reports 11th COVID-19-related death

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Posted at 2:15 PM, Jan 15, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-15 18:24:49-05

Stillwater County officials reported one new COVID-19-related death Friday afternoon.

The woman in her 50s died at an out-of-county hospital, according to county officials.

Stillwater County has now reported 11 total COVID-19-related deaths.

“Our deepest condolences go out to the family. As the COVID Vaccine becomes more readily available, we are confident active cases will lower, but we must all work together and continue wearing masks, washing hands, and practice physical distancing," Dr. Cody White, Stillwater County public health medical director, said in a news release.

The county is posting updates to the revised phases 1b and 1c of the state's vaccination plan on the Stillwater News and Stillwater Billings Clinic websites.