LBPHD: Wednesday, August 26 COVID-19 Update; Loup County Has First Positive Case

LBPHD: Three new COVID-19 cases were reported from the nine counties of Loup Basin’s district since Monday. Loup County has reported its first positive case of COVID-19.
The cases were reported from:

Custer (1) – contact with known positive
Howard (1)- community spread
Loup (1) – community spread

All known close contacts have been asked to quarantine.

Fourteen new recoveries have been reported since Monday. The new recoveries are in Custer (5), Valley (4), Howard (3), and Sherman (2) counties.

District Totals: Positives 177Recovered 150Deaths 10/ Negative Tests: 4055

Blaine: 0/0/0
Custer: 68/55/4
Garfield: 5/5/0
Greeley: 9/8/0
Howard: 61/53/5
Loup: 1/0/0
Sherman: 15/14/1
Valley: 18/15/0
Wheeler: 0/0/0

LBPHD has resumed updates three times a week on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.