News January 13, 2021

Teton County, Idaho Records COVID-19 Death

by Jackson Hole Radio News

Another Teton County, Idaho resident has died of complications brought on by the COVID-19 virus. The Eastern Idaho Public Health Department describes the deceased only as a man in his 70s.

The department is reporting that the case numbers are increasing in Teton Valley. Tuesday the health district saw a record number of cases at 312 and 2,298 statewide.

There was also an increased number of deaths reported this week in the eight-county district, including the recent one in Teton County.

Meanwhile, the mask mandate remains in effect throughout the county.