Tuesday COVID-19 Coverage: Boone County announces 33 new cases
As COVID-19 continues to spread, KOMU 8 will continue to update you about 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 Tuesday, August 11 will become available below:
4:40 p.m. Possibility of community exposure at Moniteau County Fair
The Moniteau County Health Department released a statement warning of possible exposure on Monday, August 3 between 6:30 p.m. and 1:30 a.m., and Tuesday, August 4 between 6:30 p.m. and 10 p.m. at the county fair.
The department recommends that any people who attended the fair at this time monitor their systems, and limit their public exposure.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 11, 2020 Possibility of Community Exposure MONITEAU COUNTY, MO...Posted by Moniteau County Health Center on Tuesday, August 11, 2020
4:20 p.m.: Boone County announces 33 cases
The Boone County Department of Public Health confirmed 33 new COVID-19 cases recorded in Boone County today, for a total of 1,462.
There were 33 new COVID-19 cases recorded in Boone County today, for a total of 1,462. In response to Columbia Public...Posted by Columbia/Boone County Department of Public Health and Human Services on Tuesday, August 11, 2020
2 p.m.: Missouri confirms 981 additional cases
The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services announced 981 additional cases in the state, and 5 new deaths. There are currently 60,935 confirmed positive patients, and there have been 1,312 deaths in Missouri.