COVID cases continue on a downward trend

coronavirus update

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) — Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department (LLCHD) reports 24 new cases of COVID-19. This brings the community total to 28,853.

The death toll remains at 224.

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More than 15,300 people have recovered from the virus, with more than 119,400 vaccines administered.

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This week’s positivity rate is 21.3%.

Twenty-four COVID patients are currently hospitalized (16 from Lancaster County). One patient is on a ventilator.

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