There are 477 active COVID-19 hospitalizations in Nebraska, up 61 from the previous week, according to the latest weekly numbers reported Wednesday by the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services.

With statewide vaccinations, 69.4% of Nebraska citizens are fully vaccinated, and 6.4% are partially vaccinated.

In other news

PONTIAC, Mich. (AP) — A judge imposed a combined $1 million bond Saturday for the parents of the Michigan teen charged with killing four students at Oxford High School, hours after police said they were caught hiding in a Detroit commercial building.

Eagle Distributing and Anheuser-Busch have provided nearly 5,000 cans of emergency drinking water to the volunteer fire departments in Neligh and Clarkson for their firefighters to consume when responding to wildfires or other emergencies.