Kansas City Suffers New COVID Spike

The numbers continue to rise despite so many PACKED summer gatherings and very few people taking many precautions.

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COVID cases have increased in Kansas City by nearly 40% in the last two weeks, a surge attributed to the highly contagious variant BA.5.

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COVID is spreading in Kansas City again. Here's what to know about the new BA.5 variant

The new COVID-19 variant BA.5 is fueling a steady increase in COVID-19 cases in the Kansas City area. The omicron sub-variant appears to be highly contagious, although so far it doesn't appear to be causing more severe symptoms than before.