Southeast Nebraska district sees lowest COVID cases in more than a year

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CRETE, Neb. (KLKN) — Counties in Southeast Nebraska are reporting the lowest number of COVID-19 cases in more than a year.

Public Health Solutions (PHS), who serve Fillmore, Gage, Jefferson, Saline, and Thayer counties report only one new case for the district.

PHS Health Director Kim Showalter says 49% of district residents age 16 or older have been vaccinated.

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Chart provided by Public Health Solutions.

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