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Cases of coronavirus in Kansas jump by more than 500, with 2 more deaths

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TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNW) – The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) says the number of Kansans who have tested positive for the coronavirus is now 12,970, an increase of 505 since Monday.

The KDHE says the number of Kansans who have died from COVID-19-related conditions is 261, an increase of 2 since Monday.

The KDHE releases the newest numbers every Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

It says 1,082 Kansans have been hospitalized with COVID-19 since the pandemic began. On Monday, the number was 1,056. The KDHE does not announce recoveries or active cases.

It says 148,735 Kansans have tested negative for the virus. The number was 142,548 on Monday.

The Sedgwick County Health Department releases its own numbers daily. Tuesday afternoon, it announced that there have been 937 cases of coronavirus since the pandemic began. That is an increase of 40 in just one day.

As of Wednesday at noon, the KDHE shows Sedgwick County has 974 cases.

Sedgwick County says 601 people have recovered from the virus.

CountyConfirmed
Allen5
Anderson5
Atchison40
Barber2
Barton55
Bourbon35
Brown12
Butler71
Chase5
Chautauqua4
Cherokee40
Cheyenne2
Clark34
Clay9
Cloud24
Coffey53
Comanche3
Cowley76
Crawford278
Dickinson10
Doniphan27
Douglas354
Edwards7
Elk1
Ellis30
Ellsworth10
Finney1,548
Ford2,016
Franklin77
Geary95
Gove2
Graham2
Grant51
Gray27
Greenwood11
Hamilton35
Harper2
Harvey52
Haskell30
Hodgeman9
Jackson116
Jefferson31
Jewell4
Johnson2,349
Kearny48
Kingman1
Kiowa3
Labette66
Lane5
Leavenworth1,194
Linn17
Logan1
Lyon501
Marion12
Marshall2
McPherson83
Meade30
Miami46
Mitchell4
Montgomery49
Morris5
Morton7
Nemaha28
Neosho35
Ness4
Norton10
Osage18
Osborne3
Ottawa10
Pawnee3
Phillips27
Pottawatomie82
Pratt11
Reno96
Republic9
Rice4
Riley286
Rooks8
Rush1
Saline151
Scott16
Sedgwick1,750
Seward1,002
Shawnee825
Sheridan5
Sherman7
Smith3
Stafford1
Stanton12
Stevens32
Sumner16
Thomas16
Trego1
Wabaunsee36
Washington1
Wilson4
Woodson9
Wyandotte2,655
Furnas County, NE10
Hitchcock County, NE1
Red Willow County, NE8
Beaver County, OK32
Harper County, OK1
Kay County, OK112
Texas County, OK993

County list updated: July 6, 2020
Sources:
Kansas Dept of Health and Environment

Harvey County Health Department
Sedgwick County Health Department
Nebraska Dept of Health & Human Services
Oklahoma State Dept of Health

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