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Coronavirus case updates: June 26

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Posted at 10:59 AM, Jun 26, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-26 17:30:09-04

OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) — As coronavirus cases come in throughout our area on Friday, 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.

NEBRASKA

DOUGLAS COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH DEPARTMENT

    • 62 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of cases in Douglas County to 6,764 from this outbreak.
    • 3 additional death certificates related to COVID-19 during the past day. These are for one woman and two men all 70 years of age or older and the deaths occurred June 16-20, 2020. The total number of deaths linked to the pandemic in Douglas County is now 86.
    • DCHD has confirmed 2,884 county residents have recovered from the illness.

    LINCOLN-LANCASTER HEALTH DEPARTMENT
    Mayor Leirion Gaylor Baird and the Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department (LLCHD) announced that 11 lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19 have been reported in Lincoln Friday, bringing the community total to 1,670. The number of deaths in the community remains at 12.

    IOWA

    POTTAWATTAMIE COUNTY

    Thirteen new coronavirus cases were reported Friday. One of the individuals is from Crescent and the rest are from Council Bluffs. These individuals were tested between June 22 and June 24, none of these cases are epi-linked. Two of the individuals are ages 0-17; six are 18-40; three are 41-60; two are 61-80.