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Missouri recorded 11,232 cases of COVID-19 as of Wednesday, May 20, according to the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services.

The number of cases is up by 152 from 11,080 on Tuesday, May 19, resulting in a 1.4% increase.

The number of deaths increased from 616 to 631.

Meanwhile, Johns Hopkins University, which also counts presumptive positive cases, is reporting 11,429 cases in Missouri and 634 deaths.

Kansas recorded 8,539 cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, up from 8,340 on Monday, May 18. A total of 178 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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