The number of COVID 19 cases skyrocketing across the Show Me State but remaining stable in the Lake area.

Officials with the state health department are reporting a 400-case increase on Sunday alone, taking the state total to 18,000 positive cases.

The number of confirmed deaths also reaching 950.

In the Lake area, only 13 cases remain active across the 4-county region.

Of the 75 total cases, 61 people have recovered and 1 person has died.