LBPHD: Fifty-three new COVID-19 cases have been reported in the nine counties of Loup Basin’s district since Monday. The cases were reported from:
Custer (18), Howard (18), Valley (7), Greeley (6), and Garfield (4).
All known close contacts have been asked to quarantine.
Seventy-eight additional recoveries have also been reported.
Loup Basin is saddened to report four additional COVID-19 related deaths in the district. The individuals were residents of Garfield (2), Sherman (1), and Custer (1) counties.
Individuals Tested to Date: 6,986
Negative Labs to Date: 15,114*
Cases in the Previous 14 Days: 478 (33% of total cases)
Cases in the Previous 7 Days: 201 (14% of total cases)
Due to the Thanksgiving holiday, there will not be a case count update on Friday, November 27th. The next case count update will be posted on Monday, November 30, 2020.
*Due to lab duplication this number is lower than reported on Monday. LBPHD data is provided through DHHS resources and reported to the public as known by LBPHD.
District Totals: Positives 1,451/ Recovered 956/ Deaths 24