4 New COVID-19 Cases Last Week in Adair County

Four new cases of COVID-19 confirmed by the Adair County Health Department last week and two old cases identified by audit brings the county’s overall case count to 2,482. Currently, there are four active cases and 2,458 people who have left
isolation. On June 1, a 17-year-old male was admitted and discharged from Northeast Regional Medical Center. Other active cases confirmed June 4 include females ages 29 and 92 and a four- year-old male. Two cases reside in the same household. Also on June 4, two cases from May, involving a 25-year-old female and 28-year-old
male residing in the same household, were identified as part of the Adair County Health Department’s ongoing auditing process. On June 2, the Health Department was notified that a 24-year-old male who tested positive for COVID-19 in May had the B.1.617.2 variant first identified in India. Variant identification was made in random sampling of lab tests.