COVID-19 Public Health News

  1. 9-29-20 Update: Riley County positivity rate falls to 9.6%

    Fewer people in Riley County are testing positive for COVID-19 and the rate of positive cases decreased to 9.6% last week (week 39). That represents a significant decline from the highest recorded rate of 34.3% for the week of August 23 (week 35). Read on...
  2. 9-28-20 Update: 239 Active Cases, 1,568 Recovered

    Riley County has 20 new positive cases and 20 additional recoveries since Friday’s report. Ascension Via Christi Hospital in Manhattan is caring for 2 positive patients at this time. Read on...
  3. 9-25-20 Update: 239 Active Cases, 1,548 Recovered

    Riley County has 73 new positive cases and 352 additional recoveries since Wednesday’s report. The large number of recoveries is partly due to the increased availability of contact tracing staff to conduct follow-up interviews. Read on...
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