COVID-19 update from Knox County

 

        Knox County reported another case of COVID-19.  There are six active cases in Knox County. There have been 30 total cases now since the pandemic began.  The latest patient is quarantine at home and their contacts have been traced and place in isolation. 

        Knox County Health Officer Dr. Alan Stewart reminds residents about the importance of social distancing when out in the community, wearing a mask when in public areas and the need for diligent hygiene, including effective hand washing.