COVID-19 Public Health News

  1. 11-20-20 Update: 114 New Positive Cases

    “I urge everyone to put safety first this holiday season and spend time only with the members of your household,” said Local Health Officer Julie Gibbs. “Many of the new positive cases can be traced back to small gatherings with family and friends.” Read on...
  2. 11-18-20 Update: 56 New Positive Cases

    Riley County has 56 new positive cases and 175 additional recoveries since Friday’s report. Ascension Via Christi Hospital in Manhattan is caring for 7 positive patients and 2 PUI patients at this time. Read on...
  3. Fight for the Front Line: Riley County Challenge to Slow the Spread of COVID-19

    As COVID-19 cases increase, Riley County is launching a 14-day challenge to support front-line workers and health care providers. If everyone does their part to slow the spread, we can prevent hospitals and medical staff from being overwhelmed. Read on...
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