The Laclede County Health Department reports they don’t have any confirmed cases of the Covid-19 virus. Health Department Director, Charla Baker says, the testing has taken longer than it should but one of the tests that they have been waiting for came back negative on Thursday:

Baker says, even though Laclede County doesn’t have any confirmed cases of Covid-19 virus she says, we can’t drop our guard:

Regional Radio KJEL will keep our listeners up to date on the Covid-19 or Corona Virus information from the Laclede County Health Department and from other state and federal agencies as we get them. Baker says social distancing and washing hands is still the best way to stay in front of the virus.