TAKE A LOOK: COVID-19 in Riley County by the numbers on April 5

(Infographic by Kaylie McLaughlin | Collegian Media Group)

Two new cases of COVID-19 reported in Riley County bring the total number of positive cases to 13. One of the new cases is likely the first documented case of community spread in the county, the Riley County Health Department says.

The county has documented 79 negative tests, has 18 tests pending and is monitoring 34 people for possible exposure. There are no patients in Riley County currently hospitalized.

My name is Kaylie McLaughlin and I'm the ex-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.