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Nearly 100 COVID cases added over two days

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Pettis County added 83 confirmed cases of COVID-19 Friday, bringing the total number of cases to 1,500, according to the Pettis County Health Center. Friday’s report included numbers for Thursday and Friday.

There are now 380 active cases and 1,096 residents have been released to normal activity. Fourteen county residents are now hospitalized seeking treatment for the COVID-19 virus.

The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services reported the statewide total of 152,671 cases of COVID-19 on Friday. There are now 2,459 deaths attributed to COVID-19 in Missouri as of Friday afternoon.

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Wear a mask

Wow, this is going great. Shout out to the idiots suing the health board. Their gofundme is doing great lol.

Saturday, October 17
Scully

Once again, giving us the raw numbers may appeal to the bean counters, but where is the data we need, is this within families, from gatherings of large groups, schools, restaurants, factories, etc.? What is the age range? Were the infected cases mask wearers? The Pettis County Health Center claims it has a limited staff, but if they are doing adequate contact tracing and reporting, this information should be available and could be compiled in the time it takes to take a coffee break.

Saturday, October 17