Local news reported on June 19th that the St. Louis region had passed the mark of 1000 deaths from COVID-19. St. Louis County accounts for approximately half of these deaths, but has about 1/3 of the metro’s population.

To stay consistent with local news and health data, St. Louis Covid Memorial will cover deaths from COVID-19 in St. Louis City, St. Louis County, St. Charles, Jefferson, Franklin, Lincoln and Warren counties in Missouri, and Madison, Clinton, Monroe and Jersey counties in Illinois.

Stay healthy and stay safe,

Jessica