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Douglas County COVID-19 death total up to 679; 77 new cases reported

Two more deaths
Posted at 12:38 PM, Mar 19, 2021
and last updated 2021-03-19 13:38:07-04

OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) — On Friday, the Douglas County Health Department (DCHD) reported 77 more cases of COVID-19 and two additional deaths related to the virus.

With the additional cases, the county’s total is now up to 63,369 since March of 2020.

The additional deaths include a woman in her 60s and a woman in her 80s and that brings the total number of COVID-19 related deaths to 679.

The department also said 59,707 people have recovered from the virus.

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