(KFOR NEWS March 23, 2020) Two additional cases of COVID-19 have been identified in two Nebraska counties by the NE Department of Health and Human Services:
Both local health departments have initiated contact investigations to identify people who came into close contact to help prevent further spread. All identified close contacts will self-quarantine and be actively monitored twice daily by public health officials for fever and respiratory symptoms.
Public health officials say returning travelers should assume that COVID-19 is present at the locations they have visited and traveled through and follow these recommendations:
As of Sunday night (3/22, 20), the state case total is 50.