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44 New COVID Cases, Exposure at Bar

Todd PittengerOctober 30, 2020

There are 44 new positive COVID-19 cases in Saline County, and health officials are also warning about an exposure at a Salina bar.

The Saline County Health Department is investigating a public exposure to COVID-19 at Chuck’s Bar located at 600 N Santa Fe in Salina. Potential exposure would have occurred on the following dates :

  • October 23rd
  • October 24th
  • October 26th
  • October 29th
Anyone who visited Chuck’s during these times should monitor their health and watch for symptoms of COVID -19.
With the 44 new cases, there have now been 1,166 total cases, with 170 cases currently active. There are 983 people who have recovered, and a total of 13 deaths.

Salina Regional Health Center reports that they have 5 hospitalized COVID-19 patients.

The county dashboard has been updated with the latest information:
Mobile Device Users: https://arcg.is/yjPT1
Desktop Users: https://arcg.is/1qHnb0

According to the Kansas Department of Health & Environment, there are now 85,181 cases and 1,029 deaths statewide. This information can be found at https://www.coronavirus.kdheks.gov/.

Here is what you can do to help us to stop the spread:

  • Stay home if you have any symptoms or are ill
  • Wear masks in public spaces as required by City Ordinance and County Resolution
  • Maximize physical distance (6 feet or more) in public settings
  • Avoid socializing with large groups
  • High-risk individuals should only leave the house for essential needs
  • Wash your hands frequently

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