Crawford County News

County sees spike In COVID-19 cases

    COVID-19 cases in Crawford County jumped from 33 to 58 in one week. Numbers reported by the Crawford County Health Department (CCHD) on Monday, August 3, show an increase of 25 cases since the previous Monday, but reported the increase is not a result of one particular event or exposure location.

CCHD reports potential public exposures to COVID-19

The Crawford County Health Department has released information on places of notable potential exposures to COVID-19 in recent days.

Numbers for Thursday, July 30 as reported by the CCHD included an increase to a total of 47 confirmed cases, with 17 of those currently active, and 30 released from isolation. There have been 2,559 negative test results.

Argument escalates to stabbing, woman charged with armed assault

    A Cook Station woman has been charged with first-degree assault and armed criminal action after allegedly stabbing a man in the stomach on July 11.

Authorities seeking suspect in stolen-vehicle case

    A suspect who fled from local police following a vehicle theft and caused a lock down at Cuba High School is believed to have left the area, but the Crawford County Sheriff’s Office is seeking charges in the case through the county prosecuting attorney.