WAYNE – After dropping out of the red ‘severe’ category in early December, counties within the Northeast Nebraska Public Health Department saw another decrease in the NNPHD COVID-19 Risk Dial falling out of the orange ‘high’ category. Ac'... Read More

WAYNE – As Northeast Nebraska Public Health Department officials continue to use an interim sign-up portal, local health departments across the state are working in communities to protect public health and prevent disease and injury. According t'... Read More

WAYNE – Updated COVID-19 totals were provided for counties within the Northeast Nebraska Public Health Department while Wayne State College officials began to release their updated reports which begin at the new semester. Officials with NNPHD re'... Read More

WAYNE – For the second straight week, the Northeast Nebraska Public Health Department COVID-19 Risk Dial remained the same in the orange ‘high’ category. According to a release from NNPHD, the dial is designed to help communities better unde'... Read More

WAYNE – Updated COVID-19 totals were provided for counties within the Northeast Nebraska Public Health Department. Officials with NNPHD released their most recent report from the weekend through Monday, January 11 where there were 27 new COVID-1'... Read More

WAYNE – As the Northeast Nebraska Public Health Department COVID-19 Risk Dial remained the same as last week, the statewide hospitalization numbers saw another slight decrease. According to a release from NNPHD, the dial remained on the lower en'... Read More

WAYNE – Updated COVID-19 totals were provided for counties within the Northeast Nebraska Public Health Department. Officials with NNPHD released their most recent report from the weekend through Monday, January 4 where there were 25 new COVID-19'... Read More

WAYNE – Moving into the weekend, COVID-19 testing results from Thursday, December 31 were reported by officials with the Northeast Nebraska Public Health Department ahead of the new year. According to a release from NNPHD, there were 22 new COVI'... Read More

WAYNE – As 2020 comes to an end, the updated Northeast Nebraska COVID-19 Risk Dial continues to see a slight decline. According to a release from NNPHD, the COVID-19 Risk Dial went down again but remains in the orange ‘high’ category.  Th'... Read More

WAYNE – Updated COVID-19 totals were provided for counties within the Northeast Nebraska Public Health Department. Officials with NNPHD released their most recent report from Christmas Day (Friday, December 25 through Monday evening where there '... Read More

WAYNE – As families get together, community members are doing the right thing when it comes to using the tools in slowing the spread of COVID-19. According to a release from NNPHD, the COVID-19 Risk Dial went down slightly again in the orange 'h'... Read More

WAYNE – Updated COVID-19 totals were provided for counties within the Northeast Nebraska Public Health Department. Officials with NNPHD released their weekend report through Monday evening where there were 45 new COVID-19 positives. Of the 2,'... Read More

NEW YORK - Wearing a used mask could be more dangerous than not wearing one at all when it comes to warding off COVID-19 according to a new study published by Physics and Fluids.   A new three-layer surgical mask is 65 percent efficient in'... Read More

WAYNE – Counties within the Northeast Nebraska Public Health Department continue to see a drop in the COVID-19 Risk Dial. According to a release from NNPHD, Wednesday’s COVID-19 Risk Dial is still in the ‘high’ category as those who live i'... Read More