TAKE A LOOK: COVID-19 in Riley County by the numbers on April 27


The Riley County Health Department reported five new positive cases of COVID-19 since Friday, bringing the total to 45. Of those positives, 21 are counted as recovered.

At this time, there have been 359 negative tests administered in the county and 19 tests are pending. Currently, 24 people are being monitored for possible exposure.

Kaylie Mclaughlin
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.