County COVID-19 cases total 1,093

Staff Writer
The Leavenworth Times
Courtesy: Leavenworth County Health Department

The Leavenworth Health Department reported Monday that confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the county now total 1,093.

That total includes 828 cases involving inmates at the Lansing Correctional Facility and 67 cases involving inmates and staff at the Grossman Center halfway house in Leavenworth.

Of the remaining 198 Leavenworth County cases, only 58 are considered active.

Currently, only one person from Leavenworth County is in the hospital due to COVID-19. A total of 31 people from the county have been hospitalized because of COVID-19 since the beginning of the outbreak, according to a daily update from the Health Department.

Seven people from Leavenworth County including four LCF inmates have died as a result of COVID-19.