TAKE A LOOK: COVID-19 in Riley County by the numbers on July 3

(Infographic by Kaylie McLaughlin | Collegian Media Group)

Since Wednesday, the Riley County Health Department has added 31 new cases, bringing the local total to 273.

Additionally, 122 of those who previously tested positive are considered to be recovered. There are 148 active cases in the county.

According to the health department, about 56 percent of all cases documented in the county fall in the 18 to 24 age range.

Riley County has documented three COVID-19-related deaths. The two most recent deaths were both associated with an outbreak at an extended care facility in Leonardville.

There is one resident hospitalized with COVID-19, and they are on a ventilator.

At this time, there have been 2,755 negative tests administered in the county and 238 tests are pending.

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.