Audrain County Health Department Reports COVID-19 Related Death

One new COVID-19 related death is being reported in Audrain County today (Wednesday). According to the Audrain County Health Department the total number of deaths in the county is now at 12. Twenty five new cases of the coronavirus is also being reported today (Wednesday) by the health department. The total number of active cases […]

Audrain County Health Department Releases COVID-19 Numbers For 11/23/20

Forty six new cases of COVID-19 reported in Audrain County today (Monday). The Audrain County Health Department reports 132 active cases with 85 of the active cases in Mexico and 14 in Vandalia. The last report on Friday from the health department showed 821 total cases in Audrain County as of today (Monday) the total […]

New Cases Of COVID-19 Reported In Audrain County

Eighteen new cases of the novel coronavirus in Audrain County as of 3:30 this (Wednesday) afternoon. According to the Audrain County Health Department, the total number of cases in the county is 788 with 128 still active. Of the active cases, 97 are in Mexico and 13 are in Vandalia. Eight more recoveries have been […]

Audrain County COVID-19 Cases Continue To Increase

Nearly forty new cases of COVID-19 being reported in Audrain County since Friday. According to the Audrain County Health Department, as of 3:00 this (Monday) afternoon, there are 768 total cases in the county, up 39 since Friday’s report. Thirty-six additional recoveries have been made, bringing that total to 622. Three new active cases bring […]

COVID-19 Numbers Updated In Audrain County For 11/13/20

Twenty new cases of the coronavirus being reported in Audrain County today (Friday). 135 cases remain active according to the Audrain County Health Department. There have been a total of 729 COVID-19 cases with 8 deaths in Audrain County since the pandemic began. Of the active cases 106 are in Mexico and 13 are in […]

Van-Far School District Moves To Virtual Instruction

Van-Far School District is joining a growing list of schools switching to virtual instruction. In a Facebook post this (Tuesday) afternoon, the district says they have over 150 students and 17 staff members who have either tested positive for COVID-19 or are in isolation due to exposure. Due to the numbers, the district doesn’t have […]

Diaper Drive In Vandalia Through The End Of November

The Eastern Missouri Family YMCA in Vandalia is having a diaper drive through the end of the month. Diapers of all sizes from size 1 to size 5, baby wipes, and diaper rash creams can be dropped off at the Y at 309 South Main in Vandalia. The drive benefits local families through Van-Far Parents […]

CARES Act Funding Helps Audrain County Organizations

More than one hundred fifty-six thousand dollars in CARES Act funding reimbursement to Audrain County businesses and other organizations was made between July 24th and September 22nd being reported by the Audrain County Commission. The money spent went to businesses and other organizations for purchase of personal protective equipment and help with rent, mortgage, or […]