Nebraska school cancels in-person graduation after parties

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) – The Ralston Public Schools canceled its in-person high school graduation ceremony scheduled for Monday after a member of the graduating class tested positive for COVID-19 and school officials learned students held several graduation parties. The Omaha World-Herald reports the school superintendent said in a message Saturday that the district has “significant concerns about the potential spread” of the disease. Nebraska has confirmed 22,481 known cases and 301 virus-related deaths since the pandemic began.

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