May 10 Live blog: Missouri surpasses 10,000 COVID-19 cases

Posted at 8:46 AM, May 10, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-10 19:13:20-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The novel coronavirus, or COVID-19, continues to spread across the world, and in Missouri and Kansas.

41 Action News is keeping track of all closings and cancellations, as well as tracking where positive coronavirus cases are located.

We are also keeping track of which metro jurisdictions are under stay at home orders for the foreseeable future, only allowing for essential business and activities.

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Updates on the spread of the virus and how it is affecting the metro can be found below for May 10.

4:15 p.m. | Missouri has surpassed 10,000 cases of COVID-19. There are now 10,008 cases, according to recently released data and 497 deaths.

12:30 p.m. | Kansas is reporting 165 new positive cases of COVID-19 across the state. There are now 7,013 cases. That includes 10 additional cases in Leavenworth County, bringing their total to 920; 33 additional in Wyandotte County bringing that total to 1,087; 598 cases in Johnson County, up from 590; and Franklin County adds three more bringing its total to 23.

9:30 a.m. | Just starting your day? We’ve got you covered with a quick look at what you need to know.

Get Caught Up: May 10

8:30 a.m. | Select businesses will begin re-opening in Johnson County, Jackson County and Wyandotte County tomorrow. Johnson County begins phase one, allowing day care camps, retails stores and restaurants to open with restrictions. Jackson County begins their phase one, allowing some non-essential businesses to open with restrictions and personal protective equipment. Wyandotte County moves to the red zone, which is their version of phase one.

Previous coverage:
March 2020 updates
April 2020 updates
Friday, May 1
Saturday, May 2
Sunday, May 3
Monday, May 4
Tuesday, May 5
Wednesday, May 6
Thursday, May 7
Friday, May 8
Saturday, May 9