Back-To-Back Quiet Days Of Confirmed COVID-19 Positive Cases In NNPHD Health District

WAYNE – For the second straight day officials with the Northeast Nebraska Public Health Department reported zero positive COVID-19 cases in their health district.

According to a release from NNPHD, the number of their tests completed are also increasing daily.

As of Wednesday evening, there have been 310 COVID-19 tests reported for people living in the NNPHD Health District of Cedar, Dixon, Thurston and Wayne counties. The results of these tests include 26 positive cases (Cedar – 4, Dixon – 14, Thurston – 6 and Wayne county – 2), 245 negatives and 39 tests currently pending results.

You can stay up to date with the Coronavirus situation on the CDC website at Nebraska DHHS has a COVID-19 call in line where you can get your questions answered about the virus. The phone line operates from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., seven days per week at 402-552-6645. Follow NNPHD on Facebook to get the latest local testing numbers and results as additional information can be found on including the new Directed Health Measures for northeast Nebraska.