SALINA – The Saline County Health Department did not have any additional cases of COVID-19 to report Friday.
In a media release late Friday afternoon, the Department said they are continuing to actively monitor two cases who are isolated at home. The rest have met the criteria necessary to be considered recovered and have been released from daily monitoring and isolation. In all, 24 patients in Saline County have recovered from the virus.
“As we enter into the holiday weekend under Phase 2 of the Ad Astra Reopening Plan, this does not mean that the threat of COVID has subsided,” the Health Department said. “Please be safe this weekend, practice social distancing, wash your hands, and wear a mask in public settings.”
The Health Department also said Friday that due to the holiday weekend, they not be issuing press releases over the weekend unless an emergency arises. Otherwise, press releases will resume on Tuesday, May 26 with the latest update of Saline County and State of Kansas information.