COVID-19 update: 125 new cases in Douglas County, new death in Pott. County

Published: Jun. 5, 2020 at 2:46 PM CDT
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Here is a summary of new cases and other COVID-19 stats reported Friday by health officials across Nebraska & Iowa.

10th death in Lincoln

The Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department has announced a 10th resident has died from COVID-19. They also have announced 17 new cases.

The county's total is 1,293.

638 total cases in Three Rivers

The Three Rivers Public Health Department has confirmed a total of 638 cases for the area.

Dodge County has an updated total of 555 cases, Saunders has 50 cases, and Washington County has 33 cases.

125 new cases in Douglas County

The Douglas County Health Department has confirmed 125 new cases in the county. There is now a total of 4,990.

The positivity rate so far this week is 12.1 percent with 90 percent of the cases being under the age of 65.

There are no new deaths.

21 new cases, 1 death in Pott. County

The Pottawattamie County Public Health Department has reported 21 new cases and one death. This is the 10th death in the county related to COVID-19. The individual was a 61-80-year-old man from Council Bluffs.

One of the new cases is from Oakland and the remaining are from Council Bluffs. The county has a total of 363 cases.

An inmate at the Pottawattamie County Jail has also tested positive for COVID-19. He is in isolation.