February 19, 2021—Four Corners Health Department COVID-19 Weekly Updates and One Death

February 19, 2021—

Four Corners Health Department COVID-19 Weekly Updates and One Death

As of Friday, February 19, the Four Corners Risk Dial has been reset and remains at 1.75 in the Yellow: Moderate COVID-19 Risk Level. Public health recommendations and the COVID-19 dashboard are posted on our website at www.fourcorners.ne.gov.

Four Corners reports one COVID-19 related death of a Seward County man in his 90’s, who had been hospitalized. This brings the total number of COVID-19 related deaths in the District to 69: Seward County has 26, Polk County has 18, York County 13 and Butler County 12.

Over the past 2 days (February 18-19), there were 15 new cases of COVID-19 reported in the District:
• Seward County had 6 new cases for a total of 1,825.
• York County had 5 new cases for a total of 1,655.
• Polk County had 2 new cases for 556 cases total.
• Butler County had 2 new cases for a total of 815.

As of February 19, the total cumulative number of COVID-19 cases in the Four Corners District is 4,851. There were 89 new cases in the previous 14 days, with 42 of those cases recorded in the past 7 days.

Over the prior 7 days (Feb. 13 – 19), the totals for each county are as follows:
• Butler County—3
• Polk County—10
• Seward County—16
• York County–13

For cases occurring February 13-19, the age breakdown was:
AGE #Cases %
0-12 2 4
Teens 3 7
20s 10 24
30s 10 24
40s 3 7
50s 4 10
60s 4 10
70s 5 12
80s 1 2
90s 0 0
TOTAL 42 100

For questions about the local situation regarding the COVID-19 virus or vaccinations, please contact Four Corners at 402-362-2621 or visit the website at www.fourcorners.ne.gov.