COVID-19 Public Health News

  1. 5/20/2022 COVID-19 Update

    The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) recorded 26 new COVID-19 cases for Riley County between May 7-13. The Incidence Rate per 100,000 is 35.0, putting Riley County in the MODERATE incidence category. Read on...
  2. 5/13/2022 COVID-19 Update

    (RILEY COUNTY, KS – May 13, 2022) KDHE recorded 37 COVID-19 cases for Riley County between May 2-8. The Incidence Rate per 100,000 is 49.8, putting Riley County in the Moderate incidence category which is 10 - 49 cases per 100,000 people. Read on...
  3. 5/11/2022 COVID-19 update

    KDHE recorded 38 COVID-19 cases for Riley County between April 25-May 1. The Incidence Rate per 100,000 is 51.2, putting Riley County in the substantial incidence category which is 50-99 cases per 100,000 people. Read on...
  4. FDA Announces Limits to J&J COVID-19 Vaccine Use

    On May 5, 2022 the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced it was limiting the authorized use of the Janssen COVID-19 (Johnson & Johnson - J&J) single dose vaccine because it identified a risk for blood clots associated with the vaccine. Read on...
  5. 5/4/2022 Riley County COVID-19 Update

    KDHE recorded 40 COVID-19 cases for Riley County between April 18-24. The Incidence Rate per 100,000 is 53.9, putting Riley County in the substantial category. Ascension Via Christi Hospital has zero (0) COVID-19 positive patients. Read on...
  6. 4/27/2022 Riley County COVID-19 Update

    Riley County identified 4 new COVID-19 cases in Week 16 (April 17-23). There are currently two known active COVID-19 cases in the county and one positive patient at Ascension Via Christi Hospital. Read on...
  7. 4/20/2022 COVID-19 Update

    Riley County identified 2 new COVID-19 cases and 19 additional recoveries in Week 15 (April 10-16). There are currently four known active COVID-19 cases in the county. Read on...
  8. 4/13/2022 COVID-19 Update

    Riley County identified 15 new COVID-19 cases and 8 additional recoveries in Week 14 (April 3-9). There are currently 18 known active COVID-19 cases in the county. No (0) COVID-19 patients are currently hospitalized at Via Christi. Read on...
  9. 4/6/2022 Riley County COVID-19 Update

    Riley County identified nine new COVID-19 cases and three additional recoveries in Week 13 (March 27 - April 2). There are currently 16 known active COVID-19 cases in the county. Read on...
  10. 3/30/2022 Riley County COVID-19 Update

    Riley County identified 8 new COVID-19 cases and 17 additional recoveries in Week 12 (March 20 - 26). There are currently eight active COVID-19 cases in the county. Zero COVID-19 patients are currently hospitalized at Ascension Via Christi Hospital. Read on...
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