by: Scott McCaulley
Health Departments throughout the Lakes Region continue the investigations and totaling numbers during the COVID-19 Pandemic.
The latest numbers from the Taney County Health Department Website indicate a total of 932 positive COVID-19 Tests with 309 cases still under investigation. The other numbers listed include a total of 732 recoveries while there have been 28 people that have died due to COVID-19.
Numbers from other Missouri Counties from their Health Departments as well as the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services indicate in Stone County, a total of 470 confirmed cases with four deaths, 494 cases in Barry County with six deaths, and 128 cases in Ozark County.
In Arkansas, numbers released Monday from the Arkansas Department of Health shows Boone County 681 total confirmed cases with another 41 probable cases still under investigation. The active case total combined with confirmed and probable numbers is at 104 with 610 people having recovered. There have been 10 confirmed deaths and two probable deaths in the county due to COVID-19.
In Carroll County, the total cumulative case count is at 672 with 73 active and 589 having recovered. There are 10 COVID-19 related deaths in the county.
Other area county numbers include 99 cases with 23 active and 76 recovered in Marion County, Newton County reports 242 total cases, 31 active, 192 recoveries, and 19 deaths while Searcy County reports 142 total cases with one three currently active along with 138 recoveries and one death.