LBPHD: Wednesday, August 19 COVID-19 Update

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

Custer (4) – three contact with known positive; one determined to be community spread
Greeley (1)- case is from community spread in the area
Valley (1) – case is from community spread in the area

All known close contacts have been asked to quarantine.

Nine new recoveries reported since Monday. The new recoveries are in Custer (6), Valley (1), Garfield (1) and Sherman (1) counties.

District Totals: Positives 163Recovered 128Deaths 9/ Negative Tests: 3868

Blaine: 0/0/0
Custer: 63/46/4
Garfield: 5/2/0
Greeley: 9/8/0
Howard: 57/50/5
Loup: 0/0/0
Sherman: 14/11/0
Valley: 15/11/0
Wheeler: 0/0/0

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