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Record number of COVID-19 cases reported in Douglas Co. for second day in a row

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Posted at 11:04 AM, Nov 06, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-06 12:04:33-05

OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) — The Douglas County Health Department reported 565 new COVID-19 cases on Friday, marking the highest number reported in one day since the pandemic began.

Friday's total tops Thursday's previous single-day high at 486 cases.

The total number of COVID-19 cases is 25,302 in Douglas County, according to the health department.

No new deaths have been reported related to COVID-19.

The number of deaths in the county related to the pandemic remains at 242.

A total of 16,189 residents have recovered.

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