(Farmington) The number of reported positive COVID-19 tests in Missouri is trending downward.

Health officials report a 15-percent decline in the state’s case count over the last seven days.

The positivity rate also dropped by point-5-percent in that same time.

A reported 24-hundred people are currently in the state’s hospitals with COVID-19 and more than 600 of them are in the I.C.U. care.