WAYNE – For a third straight week the Northeast Nebraska Public Health Department Health District had more than double the amount of total positive tests in a week, this time during the week ending on January 15. The percentage of the District b'... Read More

WAYNE – A case of the Omicron COVID-19 variant was confirmed last week being present in the Northeast Nebraska Public Health Department (NNPHD) Health District through lab testing. According to the Thursday, January 13 release, Omicron’s abili'... Read More

WAYNE – For the week ending on Saturday, January 8 the Northeast Nebraska Public Health Department Health District had more than double the amount of total positive tests in a week while the percentage of the District being fully vaccinated increas'... Read More

WAYNE – For the week ending on Saturday, January 1 the Northeast Nebraska Public Health Department Health District had another 64 individuals recover from COVID-19 with the District remaining at 49.79% being fully vaccinated for a month. Accordi'... Read More

WAYNE – For the week ending on Saturday, December 18 the Northeast Nebraska Public Health Department Health District had another 90 individuals recover from COVID-19 with the District remaining at 49.79% being fully vaccinated. According to a re'... Read More

WAYNE – For the week ending on Saturday, December 11 the Northeast Nebraska Public Health Department Health District had another 130 individuals recover from COVID-19 with the District now at 49.79% being fully vaccinated. According to a release'... Read More

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Deb Fischer (R-Neb.) today voted to overturn President Biden’s vaccine mandate on private businesses. Under the Congressional Review Act (CRA), the House and Senate can vote to nullify executive actions. The CRA re'... Read More

WAYNE – For the week ending on Saturday, December 4 the Northeast Nebraska Public Health Department Health District had another 87 individuals recover from COVID-19 with the District remaining at 49.13% of being fully vaccinated. According to a '... Read More

WASHINGTON, D.C. - While protests against lock downs and vaccine mandates rage on in Europe and Australia, the Biden administration has received yet another rebuke of a massive mandate for federal contractors - the third such setback in recent days. '... Read More

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Yet another U.S. district judge has  blocked a federal COVID-19 vaccine mandate for health care workers. This new effort last Tuesday, issues a nationwide injunction in another setback to Joe Biden's effort to require wide segment'... Read More

WAYNE – For the week ending on Saturday, November 27 the Northeast Nebraska Public Health Department Health District had another 94 individuals recover from COVID-19 with the District remaining at 49.13% of being fully vaccinated. According to a'... Read More

WASHINGTON, D.C. - A federal judge on has blocked the Biden administration from enforcing a vaccine mandate for healthcare workers in 10 states, including Nebraska.   Judge Matthew Schelp of the Eastern District of Missouri issued a prelim'... Read More

WAYNE – For the week ending on Saturday, November 20 the Northeast Nebraska Public Health Department Health District had another 40 individuals recover from COVID-19 with now 49.13% of the District being fully vaccinated. According to a release '... Read More

WAYNE – Those who work in public health across the state were recognized Monday afternoon during a virtual press conference hosted by the Nebraska Association of Local Health Directors (NALHD). Most of 21 NALHD members who are directors of local'... Read More