by: Scott McCaulley
Health Officials in Boone and Stone Counties report two and three more deaths respectively due to COVID-19 late last week.
The Boone County report came from the Arkansas Department of Health on Friday though those cases are still being investigated to confirm that the deaths were of Boone County residents. Pending that confirmation, the total number of deaths in Boone County will stand at eight.
Meanwhile last Thursday, the Stone County Health Department releases information on three more deaths with the total number in the county now standing at five.
The numbers as of the weekend of deaths due to COVID-19 in Lakes Region Counties: