COVID-19 Nebraska cases

COVID-19 coverage
COVID-19 coverage

Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts will answer questions from Nebraskans during a third one-hour NET News town hall meeting about COVID-19 on Thursday, April 9, at 8:30 p.m. on NET, Nebraska’s PBS & NPR Stations.

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The U.S. Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service recently announced that the distribution of economic impact payments would begin soon and be distributed automatically with no action required for most people.

For millions of people, Easter morning church services are the highlight of the year. They look forward to the celebration of Jesus’ resurrection from the dead, which is announced by trumpets and celebrated with songs and takes place in a church sanctuary festooned in white and filled with f…

During this crazy time in history, people are coming up with different ways to distract themselves, including humor to make people laugh and stay as positive as they can be during this COVID-19 pandemic.

The League Association of Risk Management (LARM) has announced a new program that provides funds to its members whose volunteer firefighters and rescue squad members are required to be in quarantine as a result of exposure in the line of duty to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

It appears the Norfolk community and the four counties in the Elkhorn Logan Valley Public Health Department already are adhering to many new public restrictions being enacted, such as no sit-down gatherings at restaurants and bars.

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bracing the nation for a death toll that could exceed 100,000 people, President Donald Trump on Sunday extended restrictive social distancing guidelines through April, bowing to public-health experts who presented him with even more dire projections for the expanding corona…

Lisa Moreno, Grant Elementary’s guidance counselor, said she couldn’t help but cry when she found out students wouldn’t be coming back to school for the rest of the year.

STANTON — Because of the ongoing concerns regarding the coronavirus and in the interest of protecting the public and county employees, the Stanton County board of commissioners has suspended public access to the courthouse and county buildings except by limited appointment only for at least …

It’s hard to believe how quickly the coronavirus (COVID-19) has changed our lives in just a matter of weeks. I am grateful to Nebraskans for making sacrifices and taking precautions to help slow the spread of the virus and keep people healthy. Nebraskans have been complying with limitations …

Phone numbers

Emergency

911


 Faith Regional Health Service

(non-emergency)

402-371-4880


 Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services' Information Line

(402) 552-6645

Open 7 days a week between 8:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m.


If you feel sick

If you feel sick with a fever, cough, are experiencing difficulty breathing, and have traveled to China or other areas where the virus is widespread, or were in close contact with someone with COVID-19 in the 14 days before you began to feel sick, seek medical care. Before you go to the doctor's office or emergency room, call ahead and tell them about your recent travel and your symptoms.

Self-Screening Policy

Faith Regional is asking all visitors to self-screen prior to entering our facilities due to the COVID-19 outbreak. If you have any of the following symptoms, please refrain from visiting the hospital. 

  • Fever of 100 degrees or higher
  • Sore Throat
  • Headache
  • Body Aches
  • Sneezing
  • Watery Eyes or Nose

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