Montana reported 57 COVID-19 cases and the COVID-19 death of one person according to a Sunday update to the state case mapping and information website. Active cases in Montana are at 1,014. COVID-19 has killed 1,546 Montanans. Active COVID-19 hospitalizations were at 50 as of the update. In total 4,909 people in Montana are reported to have been hospitalized because of COVID-19. Montana has reported 107,145 total COVID-19 cases. Of those cases 104,575 are considered recovered. Another 2,131 tests were completed by Sunday.
Senator Steve Daines has cosponsored the bipartisan “Puppies Assisting Wounded Service Members” or PAWS Act to help Montana veterans suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder by providing access to service dogs. Dee Dee Baker is with Dog Tag Buddies.