Two COVID-19 cases reported in Council Grove

The Morris County Health Department is reporting two patients who tested positive for the new coronavirus.

These patients visited several places in Council Grove, about 35 miles south of Manhattan. Health officials are urging people who went to the listed places to watch for symptoms.

So far, its not clear if the patients live in Kansas or if they were only traveling through. If the patients are Kansans, it brings the state’s case count up to 23.