Kearney, Neb. — Sixty (60) new cases of COVID-19 were reported by Two Rivers Public Health Department in the seven-county region it serves for Tuesday, December 8. Please check the Two Rivers website for more detailed information for our citizens on current COVID-19.
New confirmed cases for Tuesday include:
- Buffalo County –37
- Dawson County-8
- Franklin County-2
- Gosper County- 6
- Kearney County- 1
- Phelps County – 5
Two Rivers Public Health Department strongly advises that local policies based on scientific data are implemented. “The science is settled,” states Health Director Jeremy Eschliman. Increased case numbers and hospital bed usage are at higher levels than last spring, and TRPHD urges our citizens to take personal responsibility for stopping the spread of disease. TRPHD encourages citizens to take responsibility to slow the spread of COVID-19. The health district says it’s imperative that we protect each other by doing things like wearing masks and practicing social distancing so we can return to a strong economy and normal day-to-day activities.