Sep 01, 2021 5:55 PM

KDHE: 32 new COVID cases in Ellis Co. since Monday

Posted Sep 01, 2021 5:55 PM

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment on Wednesday reported 32 new COVID-19 cases in Ellis County had been identified since Monday.

There have been 248 new COVID-19 cases identified in Ellis County after a lull in cases dwindled to near zero in June.

CLICK HERE for information on how to receive a COVID-19 vaccination. As of Wednesday, the KDHE reported 46 percent of eligible residents of Ellis County were fully vaccinated.

As of Tuesday, the University of Kansas Health System reported 12 COVID-19 inpatients at HaysMed.

Since reporting began, there have been 4,052 cases of COVID-19 identified in Ellis County, including 74 coronavirus-related deaths.