As COVID-19 continues to spread, KOMU 8 will continue to update you about impacts in the community.
Layered bar/line charts with the daily change in newly confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported in each county and a 14-day rolling average of the changes in new cases are available here.
Updates for Saturday, Oct. 17 will become available below.
4:30 p.m.: Boone County records 51 new cases
Boone County recorded 51 new cases Saturday, bringing the total number of active cases to 415. The overall number of cases in Boone County since the start of the pandemic is 5,573.
The county reports 17 current hospitalizations and 14 total deaths. According to the New York Times, the 14-day rolling average in Boone County is 49.5 cases per day. The data is two days behind.
10 a.m.: Missouri reports 2,387 new cases in the last 24 hours
The Missouri Department of Health and Senior services added 2,387 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours. This brings the total number of cases in the state to 154,928.
The state also reported 121 new deaths in the past 24 hours. The total number of deaths from COVID-19 is now 2,580. KOMU has reached out to DHSS to ensure that the numbers are not backlogged.