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

(Infographic by Kaylie McLaughlin | Collegian Media Group)

The Riley County Health Department reported one new case of COVID-19, bringing the local total to 68. The most recent positive case is in a 35-year-old female.

There are two residents currently hospitalized with COVID-19 related complications — both are on ventilators.

Additionally, 59 of those who previously tested positive are considered to be recovered. There are only eight active cases in the county.

Riley County has documented one COVID-19-related death.

At this time, there have been 1,291 negative tests administered in the county and 51 tests are pending. Four people is being monitored for possible exposure.

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.