Jasper County reports six COVID-19 deaths

Aug. 31—The Jasper County Health Department on Tuesday announced six COVID-19 deaths.

The patients include a man in his 70s, three men in their 60s and two women in their 60s.

The deaths bring Jasper County's total to 196 since the beginning of the pandemic. Jasper County's total does not include deaths reported by the Joplin Health Department.

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