OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) — As coronavirus cases come in throughout our area on Thursday, KMTV will update this story with the latest numbers. Check back often for updates. The latest updates will be posted at the top. You can find our full coronavirus coverage here.
DOUGLAS COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT
The Douglas County Health Department reported 167 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of cases in Douglas County to 10,969 since the outbreak began in March. The Health Department received no new death certificates related to COVID-19 during the past day. The total number of lives lost in the county from the pandemic remains at 135. DCHD says 7,239 county residents have recovered from the illness.
LINCOLN-LANCASTER HEALTH DEPARTMENT
The Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department announced that 29 lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19 have been reported in Lancaster County on Thursday, bringing the community total to 3,244. The number of deaths in the community remains at 17. There have been 1,403 recoveries.
NUMBER OF TESTS PERFORMED DAILY IN JULY BY TESTNEBRASKA SITES
|July 1: 601||July 7: 727||July 13: 1,487||July 19: 1,896||July 25: 2,393|
|July 2: 1,685||July 8: 1,254||July 14: 1,954||July 20: 1,759||July 26: 1,553|
|July 3: 1,303||July 9: 2,119||July 15: 2,099||July 21: 1,903||July 27: 1,526|
|July 4: 946||July 10: 3,204||July 16: 2,702||July 22: 2,323||July 28: 3,035|
|July 5: Holiday||July 11: 1,856||July 17: 1,473||July 23: 2,314||July 29: 2,033|
|July 6: 320||July 12: 1,608||July 18: 1,768||July 24: 2,119||July 30: 2,129|
|July 31: 3,010|
#coronavirus— Courtney Johns (@CourtneyJohnsTV) August 6, 2020
More than 900 ppl have died from the virus in IA.
Here's a look at the lastest numbers
13 new deaths
906 total deaths
647 new cases
47,137 total cases