The following statement was released Saturday (March 28, 2020) by the Camden County Health Department:

Camden County Health Department has received confirmation of 4 additional cases of COVID 19 today, bringing the total for our County to 8 with 1 death.  Cases are aged 32-77, 2 females & 6 males.  2 persons reported out of state travel and one had travelled to another county within MO with high case rates.  2 are currently hospitalized.  Those who are at home have been instructed to self-isolate unless they need medical care.  Close contacts have been informed and instructed to self-isolate and monitor for symptoms for 14 days from their last exposure to the ill person.


The Morgan County Health Department also reported its first confirmed case of COVID-19 on Saturday. The health department says the case is not travel related and the process of notifying close contacts of the person is underway. No other information is being released at this time.