COVID-19 Public Health News

  1. 11-23-20 Update: 271 New Positive Cases

    A total of 222 of the new positives were identified as part of the two free testing events last week, where 1,492 participants were swabbed. RCHD staff worked all weekend and were able to notify 1,000 people of their results. Read on...
  2. Riley County Local Health Order 19 Aims to Reduce Community Spread of COVID-19

    A new health order will go into effect at 11:59 p.m. Tuesday, November 24, 2020.The key aspect of the new health order is that masks or face coverings must be worn in any public space in Riley County. Read on...
  3. 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...
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