TAKE A LOOK: COVID-19 in Riley County by the numbers on May 7

(Infographic by Kaylie McLaughlin | Collegian Media Group)

The Riley County Health Department reported one new case of COVID-19 on Thursday — the first since Sunday. The new total of known positive cases is 56, and 36 of those who previously tested positive are considered to be recovered.

At this time, there have been 575 negative tests administered in the county and 49 tests are pending. Currently, 53 people are being monitored for possible exposure.

Kaylie Mclaughlin
My name is Kaylie McLaughlin and I'm the Editor in Chief of the Collegian. I grew up just outside of Kansas City in Shawnee, Kansas. I’m a junior 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. I am fueled by a lot of coffee and I spend my (sparse) free time watching stand-up comedy.