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Coronavirus in the Ozarks

Alex Crowder

Coronavirus in the Ozarks

KSMU is dedicated to broadcasting critically important information as our community experiences the COVID-19 pandemic. Below, you'll find our ongoing coverage. 

Local resources:
Missourians ages 12 and older can now get a free COVID-19 vaccine. Click here or go to to see vaccine opportunities listed by location and date in Greene County.

Vaccinators in the Ozarks region include some health care facilities and pharmacies.  You can click on the following vaccinators for more information: Missouri Vaccine NavigatorCoxHealthJordan Valley Community Health CenterMercy, Ozarks Healthcare in West Plains, Sam's ClubWalmart, and Missouri State University's Magers Health and Wellness Center.

If you are sick in the Ozarks region and suspect you may have COVID-19, call your doctor or health care provider first

To get a Covid test, see a list of Greene County locations here or call your local county health department.

For the latest information and advice from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), click here.

Missouri's Department of Health and Senior Services has set up a coronavirus hotline; residents and medical providers  can call 877-435-8411. And if you'd like to share how the pandemic is affecting you, email us at See our ongoing local coverage below.