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According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), starting January 1 to January 30th, 2015, 102 people from 14 states were reported to have measles. However, Montana (at this time) is not one of the affected states. There are no known cases of measles in Dawson County, but there are many illnesses and conditions that may be confused with measles. Dawson County Health Department and the associated surveillance partners maintain a routine disease surveillance system as required by the State of Montana. For more information, please visit the CDC website www.cdc.gov or contact Dawson County Health Department at 406-377-5213.