KDHE: More than 4,400 new coronavirus cases in Kansas, 133 new COVID hospitalizations

Coronavirus in Kansas

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) — State health officials say coronavirus cases in Kansas increased by 4,477 in two days. During that same time, 3,349 Kansans tested negative. The state hasn’t seen that big of a two-day jump in positive cases since early September.

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment has not reported any cases of the new COVID-19 omicron variant yet, but it says there have been 47 more cases of the delta variant. See the charts below for county-by-county information.

The KDHE reports 19 more Kansas deaths have been linked to COVID-19 since Monday. It brings the state’s death toll to 6,705. There have also been 133 new COVID-19 hospitalizations since the Monday morning update.

Each Wednesday, the state updates the number of active coronavirus clusters in Kansas. This week, there are 157, which is 13 fewer than last week. Of the active clusters, 49 are in Kansas K-12 schools. The KDHE will not name the places that have clusters unless there are five or more current cases.

These are the COVID-19 exposure locations named this week:

TypeFacilityCityCases within
the last 14 days
CorrectionsHarvey County Detention CenterNewton13
Group livingKidsTLCOlathe7
Health careKansas Rehabilitation HospitalTopeka7
Long term care facilityAdvena Living of ClearwaterClearwater9
Aldersgate The GardensTopeka5
Anew Healthcare of NortonvilleNortonville12
Anthology of OlatheOlathe5
Avita Health and Rehab at Reeds CoveWichita10
Smith County Health and RehabSmith Center30
Private businessJohnson County Developmental Services CRLLenexa12
SchoolAnthony Elementary SchoolAnthony6
Marion Elementary SchoolMarion9
Smoky Valley Middle SchoolLindsborg5
Stafford USD 349Stafford6
USD 398 Peabody Burns ElementaryPeabody5
SportsWabaunsee Junior HighPaxico5
WorkplaceNorthern Natural GasMullinville5
(Source: KDHE The KDHE will publish the names of locations with five or more COVID-19 cases with symptom onset dates in the last 14 days. Once a place no longer has five or more cases with symptom onset dates within the last 14 days, it will be removed from the list)

The KDHE said almost 29,000 people got a COVID-19 vaccination in the past two days.

  • 7,189 Kansans got their first dose of a vaccine
  • 6,521 got their second dose
  • And 15,271 got a third dose

Of Kansans who are eligible to get vaccinated, the KDHE says 60.62% have received at least one dose of vaccine, while 52.49% have completed a vaccine series.

CountyConfirmed
Allen3,622
Anderson1,963
Atchison3,980
Barber920
Barton5,935
Bourbon4,069
Brown2,518
Butler17,653
Chase625
Chautauqua791
Cherokee5,480
Cheyenne631
Clark473
Clay1,833
Cloud2,093
Coffey2,210
Comanche426
Cowley9,557
Crawford10,797
Decatur585
Dickinson4,418
Doniphan2,179
Douglas22,250
Edwards538
Elk524
Ellis6,608
Ellsworth1,897
Finney10,758
Ford10,232
Franklin6,483
Geary8,135
Gove732
Graham500
Grant2,095
Gray1,167
Greeley318
Greenwood1,638
Hamilton440
Harper1,572
Harvey8,689
Haskell905
Hodgeman397
Jackson3,644
Jefferson4,411
Jewell741
Johnson131,829
Kearny1,184
Kingman1,854
Kiowa620
Labette6,028
Lane273
Leavenworth17,232
Lincoln582
Linn2,622
Logan795
Lyon9,163
Marion3,088
Marshall2,409
McPherson7,108
Meade1,147
Miami7,124
Mitchell1,323
Montgomery8,690
Morris1,363
Morton590
Nemaha3,027
Neosho4,676
Ness754
Norton1,998
Osage3,606
Osborne726
Ottawa1,105
Pawnee1,929
Phillips1,274
Pottawatomie5,164
Pratt1,786
Rawlins651
Reno17,018
Republic1,256
Rice2,402
Riley11,960
Rooks1,221
Rush754
Russell1,786
Saline12,988
Scott1,211
Sedgwick134,671
Seward6,741
Shawnee44,064
Sheridan744
Sherman1,410
Smith603
Stafford1,060
Stanton412
Stevens1,375
Sumner5,231
Thomas2,218
Trego712
Wabaunsee1,518
Wallace400
Washington1,267
Wichita472
Wilson2,558
Woodson722
Wyandotte43,912
Beaver, OK852
Harper, OK672
Kay, OK10,688
Texas, OK5,508

Kansas coronavirus cases updated Jan. 26, 2022
Oklahoma county coronavirus cases updated Jan. 26, 2022
Sources:
Kansas Department of Health and Environment

Oklahoma State Department of Health

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