LBPHD COVID-19 Update: 22 New Cases, 21 Recoveries; 2 Deaths Reported In Sherman And Valley

LBPHD: Twenty-two new COVID-19 cases have been reported in the nine counties of Loup Basin’s district since Wednesday.

The cases were reported from:
Custer (12) – community spread (4), contact with known positive (7), travel outside of the state (1)
Howard (4) – community spread (3), contact with known positive (1)
Garfield (3)- contact with known positive (3)
Valley (1)- community spread (1)
Blaine (1)- community spread (1)
Sherman (1)- community spread (1)

All known close contacts have been asked to quarantine.

Twenty-one new recoveries have also been reported.

LBPHD is also reporting two additional deaths related to COVID-19. The deaths were both individuals in their 70s, one from Valley County and one from Sherman County.

District Totals: Positives 463Recovered 358Deaths 13/ Negative Tests: 5575

Blaine: 3/1/0
Custer: 170/118/4
Garfield: 15/10/0
Greeley: 39/32/0
Howard: 130/109/5
Loup: 6/5/0
Sherman: 37/30/3
Valley: 59/50/1
Wheeler: 4/3/0