TAKE A LOOK: COVID-19 in Riley County by the numbers on April 8

(Infographic by Kaylie McLaughlin | Collegian Media Group)

The Riley County Health Department says there are 19 positive cases of COVID-19 in the county, up two from Tuesday.

At this time, there have been 106 negative tests administered in the county and 15 tests are pending. Five people who previously tested positive with the virus are officially recovered and 19 people are being monitored.

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.