61 new cases of COVID-19 in Lancaster Co.

The community death total remains at 227.
Lincoln-Lancaster County COVID Update

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – Today, Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department (LLCHD) reports 61 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the community total to 29,807.

The community death total remains at 227.

Changes have been made to the COVID-19 Dashboard. Recovery will now be defined as being 60 days out from an individual’s positive COVID-19 test. The person must not be hospitalized either in order to be considered “recovered.” Based on this new definition, nearly 26,600 people have recovered from the virus.

The weekly positivity rate is 5%.

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