MTN News has confirmed that Butte-Silver Health Department will close all restaurants, bars, casinos and gyms starting at 4 p.m. Monday, Mar. 16, 2020.
According to officials, the closure will be enacted until Monday, March 23, 2020. Grocery stores and convenience stores will remain open.
Officials say the closures are to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
This is a developing story and will be updated as more information becomes available.