Aug 10, 2021 5:45 PM

Buchanan County reaches grim milestone: 200 COVID-19 deaths

Posted Aug 10, 2021 5:45 PM

By BRENT MARTIN

St. Joseph Post

Buchanan County has recorded its 200th coronavirus-related death since the pandemic began.

The St. Joseph Health Department reports a woman in her 70’s died after contracting COVID-19.

The health department reports 132 new COVID-19 cases since Friday.

Buchanan County has recorded 13,125 COVID-19 cases since the pandemic began.

Mosaic Life Care reports it is treating 54 COVID-19 cases in its system as of Tuesday morning; 50 in St. Joseph, three in Maryville, and one in Albany.

Andrew County health officials report 26 new coronavirus cases on Monday.

Doniphan County, Kansas reports a total of 1,165 COVID-19 cases.