COVID-19 Cases in Lincoln Now at 49

Mayor Leirion Gaylor Baird and the Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department (LLCHD) announced four new lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19 were reported in Lincoln today. The City’s total positive cases is now 49. LLCHD is investigating the new cases, which include three individuals in their 30s and one in their 60s.

LLCHD is now monitoring 101 individuals. Lancaster County reports one death, 1,400 negative tests, 49 positives with 12 tests pending at the Nebraska Public Health Lab. There are now 584 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Nebraska and 15 deaths.

The Mayor and LLCHD will hold a briefing at 3:30 p.m. TODAY, Friday, April 10. The briefing will be aired live on LNKTV, the City government access channel. The briefing may be viewed on Allo channels 2 and 3, Spectrum channels 1300 and 1301, and Kinetic channels 1005 and 1010. The briefing will also be streamed at LNKTVcity.lincoln.ne.gov and available at YouTube.com/LNKTVcity and Facebook.com/LNKTVcity.