Montana Talks is keeping you up-to-date with all the latest news and information about the corona virus.
Montana Governor Reduces ‘Barriers’ to Receive COVID-19 Vaccine
Governor Gianforte said he hopes this directive will make it easier for Montana pharmacies to administer the COVID-19 vaccinations more efficiently to residents of the Treasure State.
U.K. COVID Variant in Gallatin Co; Why You Shouldn’t Be Alarmed
The Gallatin County Health Department announced on Wednesday that there are now three cases of the U.K. variant of COVID-19 in Gallatin County. Health Officer Matt Kelley released the following statement:
Governor Announces Expansion of COVID Vaccine Program
Governor Gret Gianforte announced on Tuesday that Montana will enter Phase 1B+ of the state's vaccine distribution plan. It is scheduled to start on March 8, 2021, in an effort to protect those most vulnerable to the coronavirus.
With Montanans Nearly All COVID-Free, Why Are We Still Masked?
Here is our continuation of a Q&A with Gallatin County Health Officer Matt Kelley. Thanks again to Mr. Kelley for being open and honest in providing answers to the two questions we posed. If you missed the Q&A on Question #1, click here.
Here’s When We Get to Take Off Our Masks in Gallatin County
We asked Gallatin County Health Officer Matt Kelley when we can take off our masks. This is what he told us.
Billings COVID-19 Cases Drop, Vaccination Event Planned
The average number of positive COVID-19 cases in Yellowstone County has dropped to its lowest level since September 2020, with a plan to have a "large" vaccination event next week.
Despite COVID, Yellowstone National Park Visitation Down Only Slightly in 2020
Now that winter is here, all roads in Yellowstone, with one exception, are closed to automobile traffic until late April.