Cherokee County Health Dept. reports COVID-19 death

CHEROKEE COUNTY, Kan. – The Cherokee County Heath Dept. offered condolences to the family of an 80-year-old man who died at a Joplin area hospital on Friday after testing positive for COVID-19 earlier in August.

Covid Cases

Most Recent Report of COVID-19 Cases in Cherokee County, Kansas (dated Aug. 21)

“Our entire staff extends prayers of comfort and peace to the family during this sad time of loss,” stated Cherokee County Health Department Administrator Betha Elliott.