Cases of COVID-19 in Taney County have grown to 137, while Stone County now reports 35 cases.
Several COVID-19 positive individuals in Taney County visited these locations prior to being diagnosed:
July 1: 11 - 12:30 PM, swimming at RecPlex (unmasked)
July 2: Afternoon, WalMart Supercenter (masked); 2:00 pm-4:00 pm Branson Landing (masked); 6:00 pm -7:30 pm Fall Creek Steakhouse (unspecified); 7:30 pm- 9:30 pm Cheeky Monkey (unmasked)
July 3: 9:30 am-12:30 pm Branson Shores Resort Pontoon Boats (unspecified); 10:00 am- 12:00 pm Pirate’s Cove Mini Golf (unmasked);12:00 pm- 12:45 pm Panera (masked) Afternoon, WalMart Supercenter (masked; 5:45 pm- 7:30 pm Little Hacienda Little Pete’s Road (unmasked); Midday to early evening, Branson Hot Hits Theatre (unmasked)
July 4: 9:30 am- 10:30 am Price Chopper (unmasked); 11:00 am -1:30 pm Branson Shores Resort Pontoon Boat (unspecified) Midday, Bass Pro (unspecified); Midday, Don’t Forget About Me (unspecified); Midday, Christopher and Banks (unspecified); Midday to early evening, Branson Hot Hits Theatre (unmasked); 3:00 - 4:00 pm Branson Mountain Coaster (unspecified); 4:30 -7:30 pm Dolly Parton’s Stampede (unspecified); 7:30 pm, WalMart Supercenter (masked); 11:00 pm Branson Mountain Coaster (unspecified).
July 5: 9:00 am- 11:30 am and 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Sanctuary of Hope Church (unspecified); Early evening, Branson Hot Hits Theatre (unmasked).
July 6: Early evening, Branson Hot Hits Theatre
July 7: 1:00 pm- 2:00 pm Walmart on Hwy 76 (masked); 2:00 pm -3:00 pm Price Chopper (masked); Early morning to early evening Old Navy, Tanger Outlet (masked); 6:30 pm, Hollister Farmer’s Market (unmasked)
July 8: Mid-morning to early evening Old Navy, Tanger Outlet (masked); 9:30 am-4:30 pm Recplex (masked) Afternoon, Harter House, Hollister (unmasked); 12 - 12:45 pm, Petco (unspecified); 8:00 pm -8:30 pm Krispy Kreme (masked).
July 9: Early morning to early evening Old Navy, Tanger Outlet (masked); 10:45 am - 6 pm, VF Outlet (masked); 6:30 pm, Harter House, Hollister (unmasked); 7:30 pm, WalMart Supercenter (masked)
If you were at any of these locations during this time, please monitor for symptoms. If symptoms do develop, please notify your healthcare provider for further consultation.
Elsewhere around the Lakes Region, according to reports from the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, as well as the Arkansas Health Departmernt, COVID-19 numbers at press time looked like this:
Missouri: Barry County - 96 total cases, 85 active; Ozark County - 2 total and active cases.
Arkansas: Boone County - 46 total cases, 21 active; Carroll County, 225 total cases, 62 active; Marion County - 13 total cases, 3 active; Newton County - 8 total cases, 1 active; Searcy County - 16 total cases, 9 active.
A total of 10 COVID-19 deaths have been reported: six in Carroll County, three in Taney County, and one in Boone County.
All area health departments stress the importance of social distancing, and wearing a mask when social distancing is not possible, plus good hand hygiene and staying at home when you are sick.