The Laclede County Health Department is now reporting a total of eight laboratory confirmed cases of COVID-19.
The Health Department was notified of the sixth, seventh and eighth cases on Monday and Tuesday. Health Department Administrator Charla Baker said the latest case is experiencing mild symptoms and is a close household contact of a previously reported case in Laclede County.
The two individuals experienced mild symptoms of the illness ands are close household contacts of a previously reported case in Laclede County.
For more on this story see Wednesday's LCR.