WAYNE – Moving into the weekend, COVID-19 testing results through Friday, February 27 were reported by officials with the Northeast Nebraska Public Health Department.
According to a release from NNPHD, there were 13 new COVID-19 positives.
Of the 3,698 total positives, 3,456 have since recovered and there have been nearly 27,000 total cumulative negatives and over 30,500 total tests reported for the NNPHD Health District.
Thursday’s report also included new positives since last report/total positives/total number recovered for each county in the health district. Cedar (2/902/846); Dixon (0/637/589); Thurston (3/1,102/1,034) and Wayne (8/1,057/987).
Also, as of Tuesday, February 22, COVID vaccination numbers were updated. A total of 4,909 vaccinations were given by all vaccine providers in the health district earlier this week. They included first doses for 3,597 (15% of entire health district population that could eventually be vaccinated has one dose) and second doses for 1,312 (5.5% of entire health district population that could eventually be vaccinated has received both doses).
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