Audrain County Health Department Changes COVID-19 Reporting

The Audrain County Health Department is taking the same step that other county health departments are taking regarding Missouri prisons.

Starting today (Monday), the health department will no longer report inmate cases, although staff members that live in Audrain County will still be included in the counts.

As of 1:30 this afternoon, there are 500 total cases in the county, an increase of 21 since Friday with 45 still active.

There have been 8 new recoveries, bringing that total to 447 and 8 deaths.