March 5, 2021—Four Corners Health Department COVID-19 Weekly Update

March 5, 2021—

Four Corners Health Department COVID-19 Weekly Update

As of Friday, March 5, the Four Corners Risk Dial has been reset and decreases to 1.46. At 1.46, the dial remains in the Yellow: Moderate COVID-19 Risk Level, decreasing from the previous week’s 1.75. Public health recommendations and the COVID-19 dashboard are posted on our website at www.fourcorners.ne.gov.

Over the past 2 days (March 4-5), there were 8 new cases of COVID-19 reported in the District:
• Seward County adds 5 new cases for 1,867 cases total.
• York County had 2 new cases for a total of 1,668.
• Butler County had 1 new case to total 832.
• Polk County remains at 565 total cases.

As of March 5, the total cumulative number of COVID-19 cases in the Four Corners District is 4,932. There were 77 new cases in the previous 14 days, with 38 of those cases recorded in the past 7 days.

Over the prior 7 days (Feb. 27 – March 5), the totals for each county are as follows:
• Butler County—4
• Polk County—2
• Seward County—26
• York County–6

For cases occurring February 20-26, the age breakdown was:
AGE #Cases %
0-12 0 0
Teens 3 8
20s 12 32
30s 6 16
40s 6 16
50s 2 5
60s 7 18
70s 1 3
80s 1 3
90s 0 0
TOTAL 38 100

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.