Coronavirus infection rates in Sedgwick County are the reason behind Sedgwick County Health Officer Dr. Garold Minns order closing bars and restricting restaurant hours until after Labor Day.
The Health Department reported a positive case rate of 11%. More than 2,700 people have tested positive, 1,600 of those are active cases.
Dr. Minns says something needs to be done to get the numbers under control. You can hear more on this story in the video posted above.