Missoula County: 45 cases, 'alarming' spread

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Staggering Ox temporarily shut down this weekend after the Missoula County Health Department confirmed one of the employees had tested positive for COVID-19. According to a letter on its front door, the shop plans to open back up 14 days after the temporary closure.

BEN ALLAN SMITH, Missoulian

Missoula County on Monday had 45 active COVID-19 cases including 12 added over the weekend, according to public health officer Ellen Leahy, as the state recorded its highest one-day new case total, 56, since the pandemic began. 

Leahy said the Missoula City-County Health Department is monitoring 265 contacts to those

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