Pettis County added 22 confirmed cases of COVID-19 Wednesday, bringing the total number of cases to 1,417, according to the Pettis County Health Center.
There are now 302 active cases and 1,093 residents have been released to normal activity. Fourteen county residents are hospitalized seeking treatment for the COVID-19 virus.
The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services reported the statewide total of 144,230 cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday. There are now 2,422 deaths attributed to COVID-19 in Missouri as of Wednesday afternoon.