Officials with the Cape Girardeau Public Health Center are keeping a close eye on the COVID 19 investigation. So far there haven’t been any reported cases of the virus within Missouri. Department officials posted on their website that they will continue to provide residents with updates along with healthcare providers at www.cgcohealthdept.com. Officials also encourage residents to avoid coming into contact with anyone who may be sick. In addition residents who have traveled to infected countries such as China and Italy or have come into contact with someone who has been diagnosed with the virus should keep a close eye on their health for a minimum of two weeks after coming into contact.