There are now more than 39-thousand COVID-19 cases in Nebraska. Nearly 450 new cases were reported yesterday, bringing the statewide total to 39-thousand-419. Officials have confirmed 449 COVID-19 deaths in Nebraska since the pandemic began. School districts in Pottawattamie County are urging people to follow COVID-19 safety measures. Council Bluffs, Lewis Central, AHSTW, Riverside, Treynor, Tri-Center, and Underwood schools are taking part in the "Together We Can" program. The districts launched a video on social media yesterday to promote the use of facemasks in schools.