COVID-19 coverage
COVID-19 coverage

MISSION, Kan. (AP) — After more than a year of fretting over her 13-year son with a rare liver disease, Heather Ousley broke into tears when she learned that he and millions of other youngsters could soon be eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine.

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden set a new vaccination goal to deliver at least one shot to 70% of adult Americans by July Fourth as he tackles the vexing problem of winning over the “doubters” and those unmotivated to get inoculated.

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Air travel in the U.S. hit its highest mark since COVID-19 took hold more than 13 months ago, while European Union officials are proposing to ease restrictions on visitors to the continent as the vaccine rollout sends new cases and deaths tumbling in more affluent co…

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AMSTERDAM (AP) — The European Union’s drug regulator said Monday it has begun evaluating a request by Pfizer Inc. and BioNTech to extend approval of their coronavirus vaccine to include children ranging in age from 12 to 15.

O’NEILL — The North Central District Health Department has clinic times available for walk-ins seeking COVID-19 vaccinations. Those who already have a scheduled appointment time for a clinic should arrive at that scheduled time. These clinics will be dispensing the Moderna vaccine.

Dr. Afua Ntem-Mensah, infectious disease physician at Faith Regional Health Services in Norfolk, is scheduled to be among medical experts exploring concerns about the COVID-19 vaccine in the special “Speaking of Nebraska: Vaccine Hesitancy,” filmed on location at Lincoln High School in Linco…

WISNER — The Elkhorn Logan Valley Public Health Department (ELVPHD) received notification Saturday that two individuals who tested positive for COVID-19 have tested positive with the California variant B.1.429.

O’NEILL — The North Central District Health Department is set to receive 400 doses of Johnson and Johnson vaccine from April 5 to 9. Three clinics will be held across the district to give patrons access to this single dose COVID-19 vaccine.

O’NEILL — The North Central District Health Department (NCDHD) has been made aware of seven new COVID-19 cases in the district since last reporting period on Thursday. NCDHD still encourages district residents to continue to wear masks in public places or where social distancing is difficult…

WISNER — The Elkhorn Logan Valley Public Health Department will hold a vaccine clinic for residents of Cuming, Burt, Stanton and Madison counties who are 65 years and older.

O’NEILL — The North Central District Health Department issued a press release Friday notifying the public that the COVID-19 California variant (B.1.429) had been identified in the district.

O’NEILL — The North Central District Health Department announced Thursday afternoon that it has been made aware of 10 new COVID-19 cases in the district since last reporting period on Monday.

O’NEILL — The North Central District Health Department (NCDHD) announced Thursday afternoon that it has been made aware of 16 new COVID-19 cases in the district since last reporting period on Monday. Antelope County with five and Holt County with three accounted for half of the nine-county d…

O’NEILL — The North Central District Health Department (NCDHD) announced Monday that it has been made aware of 20 new COVID-19 cases in the district since last reporting period on Thursday.

O’NEILL — The North Central District Health Department reported Thursday that it has been made aware of 21 new COVID-19 cases in the district since the last reporting period on Monday. The district also has 182 recoveries to report since last reporting period a week ago.

WISNER — The Elkhorn Logan Valley Public Health Department is looking to fill COVID-19 vaccine appointments for those individuals who live in Cuming and Burt counties who are age 80 and over.

O’NEILL — The North Central District Health Department announced Monday that it has been made aware of 20 new COVID-19 cases in the district since last reporting period on Friday. The new cases by county are: Antelope — one, Brown — two, Cherry — two, Holt — four, Keya Paha —one, Knox — six,…

O’NEILL — The North Central District Health Department (NCDHD) has been made aware of 19 new COVID-19 cases in the district since the last reporting on Monday. Holt County with nine and Knox County with six were the highest in the nine-county area.

O’NEILL — The North Central District Health Department (NCDHD) announced Monday afternoon that it has been made aware of 17 new cases of COVID-19 in the district since the last reporting on Thursday. Pierce County had six and Holt County had five cases as the most in the nine-county district.

With COVID-19 patients making up under 10% of inpatients on a seven-day rolling average, Gov. Pete Ricketts said the state has shifted into the next and least restrictive level of health measures.

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O’NEILL — The North Central District Health Department (NCDHD) announced Thursday that it has been made aware of 19 new COVID-19 cases in the district since the last reporting on Monday. Holt County with five and Cherry and Antelope County each had four.

O’NEILL — The North Central District Health Department announced Monday afternoon that it was been made aware of 50 new COVID-19 cases in the eight-county district since the last reporting on Thursday.

O’NEILL — The North Central District Health Department announced Thursday afternoon that it has been made aware of 38 new cases in the district since the last reporting on Monday. Knox County had the most new cases with 14, followed by nine in Holt County.

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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