The Laclede County Health Department has announced that the ninth and tenth confirmed cases of COVID-19 have been reported in Laclede County.

Laclede County Health Department Administrator, Charla Baker, says both cases had close personal contact with another infected individual………

Baker says only one location of possible public exposure was identified………..

If anyone was in that location they need to monitor for symptoms for 14 days. Symptoms could include fever, cough, shortness of breath, loss of taste or smell, muscle pain, headache, sore throat, and difficulty breathing. Anyone with questions or concerns can contact their medical provider. Anyone with questions can contact their medical provider. There are now nearly 15-thousand two-hundred confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Missouri, and just under 850 deaths.