Thursday Oct. 22 COVID-19 update: 223 new cases, 3 deaths in Douglas County
(WOWT) - Here is a summary of new cases and other COVID-19 stats reported today by health officials across Nebraska & Iowa.
Douglas County update
The Douglas County Health Department has reported 223 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday and 3 additional deaths.
The community total is now 20,676 cases.
A woman in her 60s and two men over 75 have passed. The number of deaths in the county is now 218.
There have been 14,559 reported recoveries.
Lincoln-Lancaster County update
The Lincoln-Lancaster County Public Health Department has reported its 42nd death. The individual was a man in his 70s.
Lincoln also reports 81 new cases, bringing the community total to 8,526.
The recoveries are up to 3,750.
REFERENCE NOTE -- 6 News pulls data from Nebraska and Iowa COVID-19 dashboards at 6 p.m. daily. All other reports in this post come from official news releases from area health departments and other authorities as stated.
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