Riley County has confirmed 27 new positive COVID-19 cases and 22 additional recoveries since last Wednesday.

This brings the county’s total number of active cases to 28.

Ascension Via Christi is currently caring for one person under investigation in the Intensive Care Unit.

The percent positive rate for the week of March 28 was 1.1 percent, or 20 positive cases out of 1,787 total tests.

Vaccinations are now available to anyone age 18 and older who has not yet received a vaccine.

After this week, first doses will be administered at the Riley County Health Department Family and Child Resource Center at 2101 Claflin Ave.

Second doses will continue to be administered at Pottorf Hall in CiCo Park until mid-May.

So far, about 10,600 residents have been fully vaccinated while about 8,300 residents have received one dose.

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