Thanks to a recent surgery done by Dr. Heather Curtis using a sinus navigation system, Troy Thiel is breathing easier than he has in years
HANNIBAL | The Marion County Health Department reported 54 confirmed cases of novel coronavirus between Monday and Thursday.
Meanwhile, cases in Ralls County rose from 53 to 68 over the last seven days, according to the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services dashboard, which was updated at 2 p.m. on Friday.
Ralls, at a 28% increase, was listed among the 10 counties with the fastest rate of COVID-19 positive tests over the last seven days.
Tanya Taylor, director of the Ralls County Health Department, said there were no connections or clusters with the increased cases in her county.
She said that county residents are beginning to take more precautions.
“As our numbers continue to rise, they will be more cautious,” she said.
HANNIBAL | In May, 54-year-old Bowling Green resident Roberto Mendez-Amado began to experience COVID-19 symptoms in what became a month-long fight for his life at Hannibal Regional Hospital.
HANNIBAL | The Hannibal Regional Healthcare System presented a $6,000 check donation to the Hannibal Salvation Army that will go toward combating homelessness on Monday in a press conference at Hannibal Regional Hospital.