Kansas has the sixth-best rate of new COVID cases, the 11th-best positivity rate, the second-best hospital admission rate and the 12th-best death rate.
In Sedgwick County, anyone scheduled to receive a Johnson & Johnson vaccine will be offered a Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine.
“Though more Kansans are getting vaccinated and case numbers are declining, we can’t take our foot off the gas. The pandemic isn’t over,” Gov. Laura Kelly said.
“We listen to another person’s stories, their fears, their motivations. And we listen to understand those things instead of listening to reply to those things.”
Federal public health officials say Kansas has “substantial” community spread of the coronavirus, even as pandemic indicators continue to improve.
The two mobile clinics are on a first-come, first-serve basis.
The impacts of slowed production on Boeing’s 737 Max are felt beyond the major companies and into Wichita’s aviation supply chain.
Kansas has the 10th-best COVID vaccination rate for senior citizens, CDC data show.
The Valley Center school district has scheduled a vote for Thursday on whether to scrap its COVID-19 safeguards.
With just weeks remaining in the school year, parents are filing complaints to overturn COVID rules — especially mask mandates.