COVID-19: Daily Podcast for March 20

Managing Editor Myers Reece is the guest and coronavirus officially reaches Flathead County

By Andy Viano
Kalispell Regional Healthcare. Hunter D’Antuono | Flathead Beacon

The Flathead Beacon is producing a daily podcast to recap each day’s news regarding the coronavirus, or COVID-19, in Montana and specifically in the Flathead Valley.

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In this episode, Managing Editor Myers Reece sits down for a conversation about how social service providers are responding to new challenges during the coronavirus outbreak, including local food banks and homeless shelters. Later, news breaks that Flathead County has its first two confirmed cases of COVID-19 and that one of the people sickened is a healthcare worker who had spent time at a Kalispell Regional Healthcare facility, potentially sickening other KRH staff.

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The music in this this episode is “Thinking Music” by Kevin MacLeod ( and is licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License.

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