In Kansas City metro, Johnson County stands out for its more relaxed pandemic restrictions

The Kansas City, Missouri Health Department community drive-through COVID-19 testing at the Boys and Girls Clubs RBI Baseball Fields. Photo credit Chase Castor/The Beacon.

By Brittany Callan 

With rapidly rising COVID-19 cases and a shortage of staffed hospital beds, most of the Kansas City metro is tightening COVID-19 restrictions.