COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Information

UPDATE: 5/29/20, 11:45 a.m. Benton County announces new COVID-19 cases and fatalities Monday - Friday at 1:00 p.m.
New Cases 0
Total Cases 53
Current Hospitalizations 1
Fatalities 5
Re-opening Status
Current Reopening Phase Phase 1 More information
Completed State Criteria YES More information
Reopening Application Submitted YES
Reopening Plan Approved by OHA YES
All retail stores open as of May 15, 2020
Phase 1 Guidance
Vulnerable Populations Continue to Shelter in Place
Physical Distancing Guidance 6 ft of distancing should be maintained
Gathering Size Guidance Social settings over 25 should be avoided
Travel Guidance Minimize non-essential travel


Daily Video Updates

County Phone Bank

Please call 541-766-6120 for general questions on COVID-19 from 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Callers can also leave a message and phone number for a return phone call.

Benton County Recovers

The donation center was temporarily closed down on 5/6/20. Thank you for all your support!

The Benton County Emergency Operations Center launched Benton County Recovers, a website dedicated to coordinating donations and volunteers for the COVID-19 pandemic response in Benton County. The website is available at