As news about the novel coronavirus continues to evolve, the News Tribune wants to ensure the community is up-to-date. Below are links to up-to-date local event announcements, business closings and changes, and news articles about COVID-19.
Announcements and Resources
Emails: Parson was warned about virus outbreak before Truman Building visit: Missouri Gov. Mike Parson's coronavirus diagnoses came about a week after he visited a state office building despite being warned about an outbreak among workers, emails show.
Callaway County warns of potential COVID-19 spread at cornhole tournament: More than one attendee of the Oct. 17 cornhole tournament at the Fulton VFW has since tested positive for COVID-19, according to the Callaway County Health Department.
Pandemic leaves Jefferson City low-income units vacant, delays repairs: The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has caused renovation delays at one low-income housing property in Jefferson City while potentially stopping people from moving in to another.
Two hospitals: COVID-19 admissions rising: Capital Region Medical Center has seen its number of COVID-19 patients climb since September.