November 9, 2020—
Four Corners Health Department COVID-19 Updates: Latest Cases, Upcoming DHM, and Reporting 1 New Death
There have been 139 new cases of COVID-19 reported in the Four Corners District in the past 3 days (November 7-9):
- Seward County had 68 new cases for a total of 886.
- York County had 32 new cases for a total of 704.
- Butler County added 24 new cases for 381 total cases.
- Polk County had 15 new cases for 289 cases total.
The total cumulative number of COVID-19 cases in the Four Corners District is 2,260. There have been 743 new cases in the past 14 days, with 460 of those cases recorded in the past 7 days.
Four Corners reports 1 new COVID-19 related death as of Monday (11/9/2020):
- A Polk County man in his 60’s, who was under medical care.
This brings the total COVID-19 related deaths in the district to 20. Polk County increases to 11. Seward, Butler and York County have each had 3 COVID-19 related deaths.
It was announced today that new Directed Health Measures (DHM) will be going into effect at 12:01 am on Wednesday, November 11, 2020. An outline of the new changes can be found at this link: https://fourcorners.ne.gov/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/Outline-of-Changes-to-Upcoming-DHMs-11.9.20-V5.pdf. In addition, the new official DHM document will be placed on the Four Corners website as soon as it becomes available.
For questions about COVID-19, please contact Four Corners at 402-362-2621 or visit the website at www.fourcorners.ne.gov.