Wednesday Oct. 7 COVID-19 update: Douglas County reports 176 new cases, 1 death
(WOWT) - Here is a summary of new cases and other COVID-19 stats reported today by health officials across Nebraska & Iowa.
The Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department has reported three new COVID-19 deaths.
The individuals include a man in his 70s, a man in his 60s, and a man in his 50s.
There were also 71 new cases reported.
The community case total is now 7,075 and the death total is now 30.
Douglas County update
The Douglas County Health Department has reported 176 new cases for Wednesday. The total has reached 17,447.
The health department also is reporting one new death. A man over 70 has passed. The number of COVID-19 deaths in the community is now 198.
There have been 13,163 reported recoveries.
Three Rivers Update
The Three Rivers Public Health Department has updated its risk dial for Dodge, Washington, and Saunders County.
REFERENCE NOTE -- 6 News pulls data from Nebraska and Iowa COVID-19 dashboards at 6 p.m. daily. All other reports in this post come from official news releases from area health departments and other authorities as stated.
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