by: Scott McCaulley
As the Fourth of July Holiday Weekend is approaching, the number of COVID-19 Cases continue to climb in the region.
As of Wednesday, the Taney County Health Department reports 68 total cases of COVID-19 with 41 currently active.
The number in Stone County continues to rise though so far at a slower rate. Monica Mueller of the Stone County Health Department on Wednesday’s “At Your Service” Program on KRZK says individuals and businesses have been taken the precautions for COVID-19 seriously.
By the end of the day Wednesday, Stone County now reports 20 total cases of COVID-19 with nine currently active. More information on the latest Stone County Cases is at the end of this story.
Barry County Numbers currently stand at 53 total cases with 42 active cases still being worked by the Barry County Health Department.
Another case of COVID-19 was also reported in Boone County yesterday. Information released on the City of Harrison Facebook Page indicates the total being reported by the Arkansas Department of Health Stands at 27 with 14 cases still active.
The latest number in Carroll County is 168 total cases with 60 still active.
Below is updated information on new cases in Stone County, information from the Stone County Health Department:
Stone County Covid-19 Case Update
6 New Cases
20 Total Cases
New Cases Exposure Details:
2 Exposed to positive out of state case of Covid-19
4 Community Spread
Community Exposures Notice
New Cases Travel During Contagious Period:
Silver Dollar City
June 17th 7:00-1:00- Masked
June 25th All Day- Masked
June 26th All Day- Masked
June 26th 6:00 Drive Thru- Not Masked
June 29th- Late Afternoon- Not Masked
Kimberling City Animal Hospital
June 23rd- Afternoon- Not Masked
June 24th- Afternoon-Not Masked
Exposures to Stone County Businesses from an out of county positive Covid-19 case:
No new exposures to report
Call 417-357-6134 with questions or concerns.