C-19 reaches McDonald County, Health Dept confirms

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McDonald County, Mo. — The county health department provides few details in a release of information.

“The McDonald County Health Department reports the first laboratory confirmed case of COVID-19 in a McDonald County resident. Our hearts and our support are with the family as they care for their loved one right now. This is a travel related case. As cases throughout the state increase, please remember to protect yourself. It is important to implement social distancing and stay home if you are sick.”

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