Tuesday, May 12, 2020
KANSAS CITY RANKS ON 'LOCATIONS TO WATCH' FOR CORONAVIRUS SPIKE!!!
According to the KCMO Health Department, at last count, Kansas City has recorded 761 positive COVID-19 cases and 16 deaths.
Deaths remains, thankfully, low but the number of infections has risen steadily over the past few days.
Accordingly, here's a look at the situation from MSM:
Unreleased White House report shows coronavirus rates spiking in heartland communities
This news item has been all the rage among late night social media denizens . . .
"Coronavirus infection rates are spiking to new highs in several metropolitan areas and smaller communities across the country, according to undisclosed data the White House's pandemic task force is using to track rates of infection, which was obtained by NBC News.
"On a separate list of "locations to watch," which didn't meet the precise criteria for the first set: Charlotte, North Carolina; Kansas City, Missouri; Omaha and Lincoln, Nebraska; Minneapolis; Montgomery, Alabama; Columbus, Ohio; and Phoenix. The rates of new cases in Charlotte and Kansas City represented increases of more than 200 percent over the previous week . . ."
Related reading and also worth a look for this conversation . . .
Forbes: Death Toll Conspiracy -- Why Conservative Media—And Soon, Possibly Trump—Are Doubting Coronavirus Mortality Figures
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