Four new positive cases reported in Lincoln – total now 161

Lincoln officials announce new positive cases of COVID-19 in Lincoln-Lancaster County

City officials and the Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department announced Wednesday morning four new positive cases of COVID-19 in Lancaster County. The county total is now 161 cases and one death.

The dashboard that summarizes Lancaster County COVID-19 data can be found here.

Symptoms of COVID-19 include fever, cough, shortness of breath, repeated shaking with chills, repeated muscle pain, headache, sore throat or new loss of taste or smell.

Those who experience these symptoms are urged to access drive-through testing offered by Bryan Health and CHI Health St. Elizabeth.  Residents begin this process with a free online risk assessment available at and

If testing is recommended, individuals will be given an order and referred to one of the testing sites.  Only those with an order and referral from Bryan Health or CHI Health St. Elizabeth, or an order from their doctor are permitted at the drive-through sites.  Those who need assistance may contact the Health Department at 402-441-8006.

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