Overall regional coronavirus numbers dip Tuesday

Health officials in north central Idaho and southeastern Washington reported a combined total of 63 new coronavirus infections Tuesday across the 8 county area.

In the Public Health – Idaho North Central District Latah County reported the highest number of new cases with 31; Nez Perce County saw its numbers climb by 19; Clearwater County added 4; Idaho County had one new case; and there were no new virus infections reported in Lewis County.

In southeastern Washington, Whitman County reported 6 new cases; while Asotin and Garfield counties each reported one new COVID-19 infection.

There were no reported deaths attributed to the virus on Tuesday. (Lewiston Tribune)