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Coronavirus COVID-19 Updates

Posted on: May 11, 2022

[ARCHIVED] 5/11/2022 COVID-19 update

blue square with Riley County Health Department logo and text - COVID-19 Update

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (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.

There have been a total of 13,681 COVID-19 cases in Riley County as of May 6, 2022.

Ascension Via Christi Hospital in Manhattan is currently caring for one COVID-19 positive patient.. 

Find the KDHE Data Dashboard at For Riley County trends, scroll down the page or use the navigation tabs to locate specific data. The KDHE dashboard is updated each Friday by 12:30 p.m.

In-person testing is still available at most doctors’ offices, urgent care sites, and some pharmacies. At-home test kits are also available for free at the following locations during their regular hours of operation. Limit two per person.

  • Riley County Health Department - 2030 Tecumseh Rd
  • Manhattan Public Library - 629 Poyntz Ave
  • Leonardville City Offices - 118 Erpelding St
  • Ogden Community Center - 220 Willow St

Find more information about COVID-19 testing options at 

The next update will be published Friday, May 13, 2022 to bring the local updates in line with KDHE data updates.

Find more information about COVID-19 from CDC at

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