Monday COVID-19 Coverage: Cole County reports second COVID-19 death
As COVID-19 continues to spread, KOMU 8 will continue to update you about the impacts in the community.
You can find an active map of confirmed COVID-19 cases county by county here, COVID-19 cases in Missouri broken down by county.
Updates for Monday, June 22 will be posted below:
2:15 p.m.: Cole County reports second death from COVID-19
The Cole County Health Department confirmed the death of second Cole County resident from COVID-19 on Monday.
The health department did not provide any additional identifying information about the victim. The county currently has four active cases, 55 cases recovered and two deaths from the virus.
2 p.m.: MO cases up 8% this week
The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the state has risen by 8.2% in the past seven days to a total of 18,143, according to the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services. There have been 961 deaths from the virus, according to the department.