TAKE A LOOK: COVID-19 in Riley County by the numbers on Dec. 4

(Infographic by Kaylie McLaughlin | Collegian Media Group)

The Riley County Health Department reported 125 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday, bringing the local total to 3,905.

People 18 to 24-years-old make up about 57 percent of all positive cases recorded locally — about 2,200 unique cases.

In all, 3,501 people who previously tested positive for COVID-19 in Riley County are recovered, leaving 388 active cases.

(Infographic by Kaylie McLaughlin | Collegian Media Group)
(Infographic by Kaylie McLaughlin | Collegian Media Group)

There are 10 positive patients currently hospitalized at Ascension Via Christi in Manhattan.

In all, 16 individuals have died from COVID-19 related complications in Riley County.

The county two-week positivity rate is 16 percent. The most recent report from Kansas State showed an on-campus positivity rate below five percent.

Up-to-date information about pending and negative tests is unavailable at this time.

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.