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Coronavirus in Kansas: Deaths top 500, with 976 new cases

Coronavirus in Kansas

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) — The number of Kansans who have died with the coronavirus is 511, an increase of 16 since Wednesday.

The number of Kansans who have tested positive for COVID-19 in the last two days is 976, bringing the total of positive cases to 48,386 since the pandemic began.

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) releases its updates each Monday, Wednesday and Friday. It does not include how many of the positive cases are still active.

It has started releasing the names and locations of coronavirus outbreaks of 5 or more people. You can find the information by going to the KDHE website and clicking on “Cluster Summary.” You will have to scroll down the page to find the list. Businesses will only be named if they have 20 or more active cases.

The KDHE says 67 Kansans with COVID-19 have been admitted to hospitals since Wednesday. That brings the total number of coronavirus hospitalizations, since the pandemic began, to 2,537.

The health department says 400,544 Kansans have tested negative for COVID-19. That is up 6,540 since Wednesday.

CountyConfirmed
Allen47
Anderson74
Atchison280
Barber5
Barton423
Bourbon169
Brown114
Butler922
Chase80
Chautauqua16
Cherokee483
Cheyenne56
Clark50
Clay50
Cloud68
Coffey118
Comanche11
Cowley373
Crawford1,038
Decatur20
Dickinson171
Doniphan100
Douglas2,077
Edwards46
Elk4
Ellis942
Ellsworth32
Finney1,988
Ford2,800
Franklin343
Geary416
Gove29
Graham31
Grant235
Gray121
Greeley8
Greenwood49
Hamilton46
Harper120
Harvey352
Haskell116
Hodgeman19
Jackson237
Jefferson182
Jewell17
Johnson10,997
Kearny92
Kingman90
Kiowa23
Labette240
Lane13
Leavenworth2,080
Lincoln12
Linn75
Logan14
Lyon997
Marion90
Marshall23
McPherson253
Meade125
Miami375
Mitchell44
Montgomery388
Morris35
Morton14
Nemaha101
Neosho145
Ness75
Norton31
Osage107
Osborne7
Ottawa53
Pawnee374
Phillips116
Pottawatomie249
Pratt68
Rawlins34
Reno1,094
Republic49
Rice73
Riley1,374
Rooks70
Rush53
Russell84
Saline677
Scott97
Sedgwick8,757
Seward1,509
Shawnee2,710
Sheridan16
Sherman31
Smith7
Stafford56
Stanton59
Stevens122
Sumner198
Thomas129
Trego34
Wabaunsee68
Wallace17
Washington17
Wichita5
Wilson59
Woodson20
Wyandotte6,989
Dundy County, NE11
Furnas County, NE39
Hitchcock County, NE4
Red Willow County, NE31
Beaver County, OK53
Harper County, OK29
Kay County, OK570
Texas County, OK1,491

County list updated: Sept 25, 2020
Sources:
Kansas Dept of Health and Environment

Nebraska Dept of Health & Human Services
Oklahoma State Dept of Health

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