The Joplin Health Department on Thursday reported five additional deaths of residents due to COVID-19, bringing the city's total to 149.

The residents were women ages 59 and 67, and men ages 50, 80 and 88, health officials said.

At least 415 people have died from COVID-19 in Joplin and Jasper and Newton counties, according to data from the health departments.

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