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Current News, Events, and Press Releases

Sep 28, 2020 at 5:41pm
The Garrett County Health Department received positive COVID-19 results for two additional persons, bringing the current county total positives to 74.
Sep 22, 2020 at 3:33pm
It is the intent of the Board of County Commissioners of Garrett County to continue to follow Maryland Governor Hogan's directives.
Sep 22, 2020 at 1:34pm
Michael Hough, Garrett County Director of Economic Development, has announced his resignation. During his tenure, Mr. Hough was instrumental in the advancement of several department initiatives.
Sep 21, 2020 at 12:26pm
Positive COVID-19 cases continue to slowly increase in Garrett County, with the total positive cases in the county currently at 72.
Sep 15, 2020 at 10:55pm
The Garrett County Health Department received positive COVID-19 results for four additional persons, bringing the current county total positives to 70.
Sep 10, 2020 at 3:28pm
The Garrett County Health Department received notification of the county’s first COVID-19 related death.
Sep 8, 2020 at 9:57pm
The Garrett County Health Department received positive COVID-19 test results for two additional persons, bringing the current county total positives to 65.
Sep 2, 2020 at 4:11pm
The Garrett County Health Department received the COVID-19 results for all 216 persons tested at the August 26 county community testing opportunity; all tests were negative.
Sep 2, 2020 at 4:09pm
Governor Larry Hogan announced yesterday that, because of Maryland’s improving health metrics, the state will begin to move into Stage Three of the ‘Maryland Strong: Roadmap to Recovery'.
Sep 2, 2020 at 4:06pm
Governor Hogan has proceeded to ease restrictions dealing with the COVID -19 State of Emergency and It is the intent of the Board of County Commissioners to continue to follow this guidance.
Aug 28, 2020 at 11:19am
The Garrett County Health Department received positive COVID-19 results for two additional persons, bringing the current county total positives to 63.
Aug 22, 2020 at 12:34pm
The Garrett County Health Department received positive COVID-19 results for one additional person, bringing the current county total positives to 61; Garrett County’s 7-day positivity rate is 1.0%
Aug 20, 2020 at 9:48am
The Garrett County Health Department, in cooperation with local and state partners, is offering free drive-thru community COVID-19 testing without the need for an appointment or a doctor’s order.
Aug 20, 2020 at 9:24am
The Garrett County Health Department received positive COVID-19 results for two additional persons, bringing the current county total positives to 60.
Aug 20, 2020 at 9:22am
The Garrett County Health Department is updating the COVID-19 dashboard on their website, garretthealth.org, to better reflect the current status of the virus in Garrett County.