Dec 20, 2021

KDHE: 15 new COVID cases in Ellis Co. since Friday

Posted Dec 20, 2021 7:59 PM

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment on Monday reported 15 new COVID-19 cases in Ellis County had been identified since Wednesday.

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The KDHE reported Wednesday 55 percent of eligible Ellis County residents are fully vaccinated, noting the vaccination rate for the eligible Kansas population (12 and older) is approximately 66 percent.

Since reporting began, there have been 5,092 cases of COVID-19 identified in Ellis County, including 77 coronavirus-related deaths.