Three New Cases of COVID-19 Confirmed at Salina Schools

SALINA – Three new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed at Salina schools. According to USD 305’s COVID-19 incidents page, the new cases were confirmed Thursday at Sunset, Cottonwood, and Stewart Elementary Schools. Since early September, Sunset has now had just three total cases, while Cottonwood and Stewart have now both had eight total cases … Read more

Two New Cases of COVID-19 Confirmed at Salina Schools

SALINA – Two new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed at Salina schools. According to USD 305’s COVID-19 incidents page, the new cases were confirmed Wednesday at Meadowlark Ridge and Cottonwood Elementary Schools. Meadowlark Ridge has now had six total confirmed cases and Cottonwood has now had seven total cases since early September. Overall, there … Read more

Two New Cases of COVID-19 Confirmed at Heusner Elementary School

SALINA – Two new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed at a Salina school. According to USD 305’s COVID-19 incidents page, the new cases were confirmed Monday and Tuesday at Heusner Elementary School. Heusner has now had seven total confirmed cases since the beginning of September. Overall, there have now been 87 cases at Salina … Read more

Salina Presbyterian Manor Resident Diagnosed with COVID-19 Dies

SALINA – A resident who previously tested positive for COVID-19 has died at Salina Presbyterian Manor. “The entire Salina Presbyterian Manor family is mourning today,” said Christian Gilbert, executive director. “It is always difficult to lose one of our beloved residents, and our hearts are broken.” Salina Presbyterian Manor will continue to follow guidance from … Read more

Three New Cases of COVID-19 Confirmed at Salina Schools

SALINA – Three new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed at Salina schools. According to USD 305’s COVID-19 incidents page, the new cases included one confirmed Monday at Oakdale Elementary School and two confirmed Tuesday at Central High School. It is the fourth confirmed case at Oakdale and the tenth and eleventh confirmed cases at … Read more

Saline County COVID-19 Update: 66 New Cases, 1,157 Recoveries

SALINA – There are 66 new positive COVID-19 cases in Saline County that have been identified since the Friday, November 6 report, according to a media release from the Saline County Health Department. The total for the county is now 1,413, with 240 cases that are actively being monitored by the Health Department. The total … Read more

Five New Cases of COVID-19 Confirmed at Salina Schools

SALINA – Five new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed at Salina schools. According to USD 305’s COVID-19 incidents page, the new cases, all confirmed Monday, included two at Schilling Elementary School, one at Cottonwood Elementary School, one at Stewart Elementary School, and one at Central High School.  It is the sixth confirmed case at … Read more

New Case of COVID-19 Confirmed at Oakdale Elementary School

SALINA – One new case of COVID-19 has been confirmed at Salina school. According to USD 305’s COVID-19 incidents page, the new case was confirmed Sunday at Oakdale Elementary School. Is it just the third confirmed case at Oakdale since the beginning of September. Overall, there have now been 78 cases at Salina schools since … Read more

Two Employees at Salina Presbyterian Manor Test Positive for COVID-19

SALINA – Two Salina Presbyterian Manor employees have tested positive for COVID-19. No residents or any other employees tested positive. “Even as the positivity rate in Saline County rises, we remain vigilant in our efforts to keep COVID-19 at bay,” said Jeanne Gerstenkorn, PMMA’s vice president for health and wellness and infection preventionist. The first … Read more

Three New Cases of COVID-19 Confirmed at Salina Schools

SALINA – Three new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed at Salina schools. According to USD 305’s COVID-19 incidents page, the new cases, all confirmed Friday, included one at Schilling Elementary School and two at South Middle School. Six cases have now been confirmed at Schilling since the beginning of September, while eight have now … Read more

New Case of COVID-19 Confirmed at Schilling Elementary School

SALINA – A new case of COVID-19 has been confirmed at a Salina school. According to USD 305’s COVID-19 incidents page, the new case was confirmed Thursday at Schilling Elementary School. It is the fifth case at Schilling since the beginning of September. Overall, there have now been 74 cases at Salina schools since September … Read more

Coronavirus Relief Funding Still Available in Saline County

SALINE COUNTY – There is still about $6 million of Coronavirus relief funding available for residents in Saline County. Saline County has now disbursed $4.7 million of the $11 million in CRF funds awarded locally. Progress on Saline County’s spending plan can be monitored online by clicking or tapping here. As noted in our previous … Read more

Three New Cases of COVID-19 Confirmed at Salina Schools

SALINA – Three new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed at Salina schools. According to USD 305’s COVID-19 incidents page, the new cases were confirmed Tuesday at South High School and Wednesday at Coronado and Stewart Elementary Schools. It is the the sixth case at South High, the eighth case at Coronado, and the sixth … Read more

Saline County COVID-19 Update: 48 New Cases, 1 Additional Death; Potential Public Exposures Under Investigation

SALINA – There are 48 new positive COVID-19 cases in Saline County that have been identified since the Monday, November 2 report, according to a media release from the Saline County Health Department. The total for the county is now 1,273, with 200 cases that are actively being monitored by the Health Department. The total … Read more

Five Employees at Salina Presbyterian Manor Test Positive for COVID-19

SALINA – Five employees, four direct-care and one non-direct care, tested positive Tuesday morning for COVID-19 following the campus’ routine employee surveillance testing and resident testing for the virus. No residents or any other employees tested positive. “Our top priority continues to be the safety of our residents and staff members,” said Jeanne Gerstenkorn, PMMA’s … Read more

Ellsworth Correctional Facility Inmate Dies After Testing Positive for COVID-19

ELLSWORTH – An Ellsworth Correctional Facility inmate died Monday after testing positive for COVID-19, the Kansas Department of Corrections (KDOC) confirms. The department said the 76-year-old inmate is the second from the Ellsworth prison and the ninth Kansas inmate to die after testing positive for COVID-19. KDOC said the inmate moved to the Lansing Correctional … Read more

Three New Cases of COVID-19 Confirmed at Salina Schools

SALINA – Three new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed at Salina schools. According to USD 305’s COVID-19 incidents page, the new cases, all confirmed Monday, included one new case at Schilling Elementary School, one new case at Lakewood Middle School, and one new case at the Heartland Early Education Center. It is the fifth … Read more

Saline County COVID-19 Update: 59 New Cases, 1,052 Recoveries

SALINA – There are 59 new positive COVID-19 cases in Saline County that have been identified since the Friday, October 30 report, according to a media release from the Saline County Health Department. The total for the county is now 1,225, with 170 cases that are actively being monitored by the Health Department. The total … Read more

Two New Cases of COVID-19 Confirmed at Salina Schools

SALINA – Two new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed at Salina schools. According to USD 305’s COVID-19 incidents page, the new cases included one new case confirmed Saturday at Schilling Elementary School and one new case confirmed Monday at Central High School. It is the eighth confirmed case at Central and just the second … Read more

Three New Cases of COVID-19 Confirmed at Salina Schools

SALINA – Three new cases of COVID-19 has been confirmed at Salina schools. According to USD 305’s COVID-19 incidents page, the new cases were confirmed Friday at Coronado Elementary School, the Heartland Early Education Center, and Schilling Elementary School. It is the seventh confirmed case at Coronado, the eighth at Heartland, and only the second … Read more