Friday, 17 September 2021
Login |  Register 
MSC News National Headlines Sports Top Headlines CBS US News CBS Technology
Coronavirus cases climb in Atchison County
09/08/2021

(KAIR)--113 active cases of COVID-19 in Atchison County.

Those figures are shown through the weekly release of statistics from the Atchison County office of Northeast Kansas Multi-County Health.

According to the release, of the 113 cases, four are hospitalized.

The statistics show that two of the current Atchison County cases involve patients under the age of 5. Twelve are those 5 to 12 years old, 47 are 13 to 21, 24 are 22 to 35, 20 cases are 36 to 50, five involve those 51 to 65, while three of the total number of cases are those over the age of 65.

On September 1, the agency reported 72 active Atchison County cases, and one hospitalization.
However, one day following the regular weekly release, the office noted an additional 29 cases, with those cases continuing to grow until they reached the current 113 case count.

According to a separate release, the Atchison County office is currently without rapid testing supplies, but continues to offer a free saliva PCR test, which provides results in 48 to 72 hours.

The office anticipates receiving a new stock of rapid testing supplies late this week, or early next week.

Those who have already scheduled a rapid test appointment at the Atchison County office have been accounted for, and supplies for those appointments remain on hand.

© Many Signals Communications
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
Patrol provides update on missing woman
Former Seneca firefighter sentenced for arson
Cellphone theft case leads to arrest
One dead in wreck at Rock Port
Falls City woman facing additional charges
Two arrested in Hiawatha drug bust
Hiawatha resident seeks to save former church from demolition
Mandatory masking out at Holton's USD 336
Listen: Local veteran to play in VGA championship
New rehab hospital planned in Doniphan Co
Stolen LVCO vehicle found in Atchison
USD 415 board votes to change quarantine policy
Neb man arrested in Brown Co on drug charges
Soldier man arrested on attempted murder charge
Atchison Co Schools, JCN, adopt new COVID measures
Atchison's BC committed to change the culture
Special 9/11 ceremony held in Hiawatha
Costly thefts under investigation in Atchison Co
Atchison man charged with attempted arson
Health advisory lifted for local lake

Click Here For All Stories


LATEST STORIES
Silver alert issued for missing Jefferson Co man
Soldier man arrested on attempted murder charge
Scam calls pretending to be county attorney
Two Jackson Co men arrested on meth charges
COVID cases decline in Jackson County
Atchison man charged with attempted arson
USD 415 board addresses concern over Diversity Council
Council approves temporary moratorium on wind, solar projects
Atchison Co Schools, JCN, adopt new COVID measures
Pawnee City Council approves new budget
Click Here For All Stories

©2021 MSC News
Hiawatha, Ks 66434
EEO Public Report
KNZA - KLZA - KMZA - KTNC - KAIR
Powered by Radio Media Group
172.69.63.29