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Kansas coronavirus: 28 more deaths, 82 new hospitalizations, 16,000 more vaccinations

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WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) — Coronavirus cases continue to climb in Kansas. In the past two days, 2,991 more Kansans have tested positive for the virus. That’s the biggest jump in the past six months. The state says 4,680 people tested negative in the past two days.

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) also reports 28 more deaths linked to COVID-19, bringing the state’s death toll to 5,385. Another 82 Kansans have been hospitalized with COVID-19 since Wednesday. The KDHE does not track recoveries.

The KDHE continues to see cases of the COVID-19 delta variant in the state. In the past two days, 150 more Kansans were diagnosed with the variant. See the charts below for the county-by-county numbers.

More than 16,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccines were given since Wednesday: 10,193 Kansans got their first dose, and 5,952 Kansans got their second dose.

Of eligible Kansans, 59.67% are armed with at least one dose of vaccine, while 51.39% have finished getting their COVID-19 vaccinations.

CountyConfirmedDelta Variant
Allen1,70743
Anderson1,0318
Atchison2,16445
Barber4387
Barton3,30359
Bourbon2,27420
Brown1,46319
Butler9,88770
Chase3111
Chautauqua4083
Cherokee3,43424
Cheyenne4113
Clark3063
Clay1,0994
Cloud1,18828
Coffey1,0406
Comanche204
Cowley5,01356
Crawford6,499124
Decatur3137
Dickinson2,50665
Doniphan1,31456
Douglas11,18780
Edwards2942
Elk244
Ellis4,2469
Ellsworth1,30923
Finney6,67077
Ford6,739125
Franklin3,42747
Geary4,490133
Gove4348
Graham2944
Grant1,10319
Gray72016
Greeley125
Greenwood9198
Hamilton244
Harper74816
Harvey4,47723
Haskell50510
Hodgeman224
Jackson1,84345
Jefferson2,35742
Jewell27513
Johnson73,175620
Kearny66714
Kingman98118
Kiowa2945
Labette3,419104
Lane1534
Leavenworth9,700159
Lincoln295
Linn1,31848
Logan3426
Lyon5,09083
Marion1,3545
Marshall1,36819
McPherson3,97519
Meade56615
Miami3,89527
Mitchell68012
Montgomery4,97670
Morris7278
Morton2991
Nemaha1,79131
Neosho2,39558
Ness46224
Norton1,30710
Osage1,79524
Osborne35522
Ottawa66713
Pawnee1,2531
Phillips77719
Pottawatomie2,62281
Pratt1,1036
Rawlins3622
Reno10,25638
Republic8058
Rice1,30424
Riley7,441151
Rooks7367
Rush4813
Russell98731
Saline7,703210
Scott6795
Sedgwick73,234573
Seward4,3275
Shawnee23,815143
Sheridan4622
Sherman7518
Smith30913
Stafford48317
Stanton2475
Stevens69810
Sumner2,85630
Thomas1,26113
Trego4531
Wabaunsee85915
Wallace2093
Washington67713
Wichita2531
Wilson1,35622
Woodson3414
Wyandotte26,574214
Beaver, OK511
Harper, OK440 
Kay, OK6,529 
Texas, OK3,810 

Kansas and Oklahoma county coronavirus cases updated Sept. 17, 2021
Kansas delta variant cases updated Sept. 17, 2021
Sources:
Kansas Department of Health and Environment

Oklahoma State Department of Health

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