The first death due to COVID-19 has been reported in Moniteau County.

The health department says the resident was in their 90’s and initially tested positive on April 21st. No other information about the case is being released.

In the lake area there are only 13 active cases, 7 of which are in Camden County, 3 in Morgan county, 2 in Benton county and 1 in Miller County. There has been a total of 56 cases, of which the majority have recovered. There was 1 death in Camden County.