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This page was updated Sunday morning, March 29, 2020.
The number of people in Cole County who tested positive for COVID-19 rose to 17 as of Sunday morning, up from 14 on Friday night.
Two Cole County individuals have recovered from COVID-19 and were released from quarantine, according to the Cole County Health Department's website.
As of Saturday afternoon, there were 838 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Missouri, with nine deaths, according to the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services.