The Columbia/Boone County Department of Health reported 171 new cases of COVID-19 in a tweet Wednesday. 

One death was also reported. The person was in the 60-64 age group. 

According to the county's information hub, there are 807 active cases in the county. There have been 14,466 total Boone County cases. 

For more COVID-19 related news, see our section dedicated to COVID-19 updates.
  • Molly Hart is an assistant city editor at the Missourian. She has previously reported on state government. She can be reached at