LBPHD: Wednesday, September 9 COVID-19 Update; Wheeler County Has First Positive Test

LBPHD: Thirteen new COVID-19 cases have been reported in the nine counties of Loup Basin’s district since Friday, September 4.

The cases were reported from:
Howard (7) -community spread, contact with known positive 
Greeley (3)
-community spread, contact with known positive 
Custer (1) -travel to an area with ongoing transmission
Valley (1) -contact with known positive
Wheeler (1)
-contact with known positive

All known close contacts have been asked to quarantine.

Eleven new recoveries have been reported since Friday. The new recoveries are in Custer (4), Howard (3), Greeley (1), Sherman (1), Valley (1), and Loup (1) counties.

District Totals: Positives 209Recovered 176Deaths 10/ Negative Tests: 4396

Blaine: 0/0/0
Custer: 76/67/4
Garfield: 5/5/0
Greeley: 13/10/0
Howard: 72/59/5
Loup: 2/2/0
Sherman: 19/15/1
Valley: 21/18/0
Wheeler: 1/0/0

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