Nebraska Covid Total Nears 8700; New Cases Reported At Elkorn Care Facility

May 13, 2020

The number of coronavirus cases in Nebraska is continuing to increase. Through yesterday, there had been 86-hundred-92 cases and 103 deaths reported in Nebraska during the pandemic. Douglas County leads the state with 16-hundred-68 cases while Hall and Dakota counties have each reported more than 13-hundred cases. Several COVID-19 cases are being reported at an Elkhorn care facility.  Officials at the Life Care Center of Elkhorn announced yesterday that eight residents and four employees have tested positive for the virus.  Residents who have tested positive for the coronavirus are being isolated, while infected employees are recovering at home.