11 New Cases of COVID-19 Identified in Saline County

SALINA – There are 11 new positive COVID-19 cases in Saline County that have been identified since the Monday, July 20 report, according to a media release from the Saline County Health Department.

The total for the county is now 312, with 115 cases that are actively being monitored by the Health Department, 194 that have recovered, and 3 deaths. The update received from Salina Regional Health Center yesterday, Tuesday, July 21, reported 7 hospitalized COVID-19 patients.

According to the Kansas Department of Health and Environment, there are now 24,104 cases and 308 deaths statewide. This information can be found by clicking or tapping here.

Saline County’s dashboard has been updated to include age ranges of cases in active isolation, recovered, and deceased. This dashboard is updated on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays by 5 p.m.

Health Department officials continue to communicate the same public health messages on what you can do to slow the spread:

  • Stay home if you’re sick
  • Wear masks in public settings
  • Maximize physical distance (6 feet or more) in public settings
  • Avoid socializing with large groups
  • High-risk individuals should only leave the house for essential needs
    Wash your hands frequently

Only follow official sources to obtain information: www.saline.org/coronavirus or www.kdheks.gov.