June 14 COVID-19 update: 65 new cases in Omaha reported

Published: Jun. 12, 2020 at 12:52 PM CDT
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Here is a summary of new cases and other COVID-19 stats reported Sunday by health officials across Nebraska & Iowa.

Iowa health officials say the state has 328 new cases of COVID-19 and one new death linked to the coronavirus.

The Iowa Department of Public Health reported Sunday that the state had a total of 23,879 cases of COVID-19 and 651 deaths linked to the virus.

Officials said that Saturday was the first day since April 6 that no additional deaths related to the coronavirus were reported.

Douglas County reports 65 cases

The Douglas County Health Department on Sunday reported 65 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the county's total to 5,780. The number of deaths in Douglas County remains at 58.

The DCHD has confirmed 1,818 residents have recovered from the coronavirus.

As of Saturday, the DCHD reported metro area hospitals have 378 medical and surgical beds available, 119 patients hospitalized with COVID-19 and 140 ventilators in use, 31 being used by COVID-19 patients.

Lincoln reports 8 cases

The Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department on Sunday reported eight new cases of COVID-19 in their area, bringing the county's total to 1,472.

The number of deaths in Lancaster County related to the coronavirus remains at 10.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.