COVID-19 cases grow in Newton and McDonald Counties

NEWTON COUNTY, Mo. – The Newton County Health Department reported 15 new COVID-19 cases and a hospitalization on Sunday, July 5.

The last update came on July 3.Newton County Health Dept release

COVID-19 case totals for Newton County now stand at 555, and there are now a total of five people hospitalized.

333 have been released from quarantine.

The McDonald County Health Dept. also released new totals on Sunday.

17 new COVID-19 cases are being reported there, bringing the total to 765.

554 have recovered and 11 are in the hospital.