Case counts on the rise in Walla Walla County
Phase 2 is still out of reach for Benton and Franklin counties
June 11, 2020
WALLA WALLA—Walla Walla County’s COVID-19 cases are on the rise. Since May 31, fifteen additional residents have had confirmed positive test results. These new cases, as well as the County’s threshold for number of individuals tested for each new case during the prior week will prevent the County from advancing to Phase 3.
The recent rise of new cases in Benton and Franklin Counties is much more serious, with both Counties still in Phase 1, neither are eligible in any of the four metrics for advancement to Phase 2.
Franklin County reported 195 new cases per 100,000 people over the pa...