Missouri reports 356 positive cases of COVID-19, as of Wednesday. That’s an increase of more than 100 confirmed cases from Tuesday’s number of 255.
Boone County reports 24 positive cases of the new coronavirus, as of Wednesday afternoon.
Officials now report seven cases in Cole County. Callaway County has at least 10 cases, all students at William Woods University.
At least eight people have died from the new coronavirus in the state, including one in Boone County.
(This story was last updated at 5:13 a.m. Thursday.)