LBPHD: Seven New COVID-19 Cases; Sherman County Reports First COVID-19 Related Death

LBPHD: Seven new COVID-19 cases were reported from the nine counties of Loup Basin’s district since Wednesday.
The cases were reported from:

Custer (3) – one contact with known positive; two determined to be community spread
Valley (2) – cases are from community spread
Howard (1)- case is from community spread
Sherman (1)- case is from community spread

All known close contacts have been asked to quarantine.

Three new recoveries reported since Wednesday, all were located in Custer County.

One new death is being reported from Sherman County in an individual in his/her 30s with no underlying health conditions.

District Totals: Positives 170Recovered 131Deaths 10/ Negative Tests: 3898

Blaine: 0/0/0
Custer: 66/49/4
Garfield: 5/2/0
Greeley: 9/8/0
Howard: 58/50/5
Loup: 0/0/0
Sherman: 15/11/1
Valley: 17/11/0
Wheeler: 0/0/0

LBPHD will be resuming updates three times a week on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.