Jan 07, 2022 12:10 AM

COVID-19 cases continue to rise locally; Mosaic reports 70 hospitalizations system-wide

Posted Jan 07, 2022 12:10 AM

St. Joseph Health officials report 448 new cases of COVID-19 in Buchanan County in the latest report as well as two new deaths.

There were 80 new cases reported on Tuesday, 204 on Wednesday and 164 Thursday. The department reports the death of a woman in her 70's and a man in his 90's.

Mosaic Life Care reports it is treating 70 COVID-19 patients system wide with 65 in St. Joseph and five in Maryville