TAKE A LOOK: COVID-19 in Riley County by the numbers on April 2

(Infographic by Kaylie McLaughlin | Collegian Media Group)

On Thursday morning, Riley County reported two new positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the county’s total to eight.

The Riley County Health Department is also reporting that two patients with COVID-19 are receiving treatment at Via Christi and nine tests are still pending results. There have been 70 negative tests, and 28 people are still under surveillance by the county.

My name is Kaylie McLaughlin and I'm the managing editor and audience engagement manager of the Collegian. Previously, I've been the editor-in-chief and the news editor. In the past, I have also contributed to the Royal Purple Yearbook and KKSU-TV. Off-campus, you can find my bylines in the Wichita Eagle, the Shawnee Mission Post and KSNT News. I grew up just outside of Kansas City in Shawnee, Kansas. I’m a senior in digital journalism with a minor in French and a secondary focus in international and area studies. As a third-generation K-Stater, I bleed purple and my goal is to serve the Wildcat community with accurate coverage.