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Missouri recorded 10,142 cases of COVID-19 as of Wednesday, May 13, according to the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services.

The number of cases is up by 136 from 10,006 on Tuesday, May 12, resulting in a 1.4% increase.

The number of deaths increased from 524 to 542.

Meanwhile, Johns Hopkins University, which also counts presumptive positive cases, is reporting 10,293 cases in Missouri and 530 deaths.

Kansas is recording 7,468 cases of COVID-19 as of Wednesday, up from 7,116 on Monday, May 11.

A total of 164 people have died.

The Kansas Department of Health announced it is ending daily reporting and instead will release numbers on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.

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