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By Coach Steve Neptune “On a beautiful evening in Orchard the West Holt Huskies come home with their first win of the season. The final score was 34-22 as the Huskies...
By Patty Hanzlik Stuart High School is preparing for their upcoming Homecoming celebration to be held September 28th through October 2nd. Homecoming coronation and a...
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By Coach Jeff Kraus “The West Holt Cross Country teams had a perfect day to run last Friday at the Boyd County Invite held at the Butte country club. It is not often that...
By Lorraine Lieswald,Atkinson Graphic reporter Hilja Haase's nine months as an exchange student at West Holt Public Schools is not for a book learning experience but to...
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North Central District Health Department will be hosting public TestNe clinics this week at the following locations:
• Tuesday, September 22nd in O’Neill from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., access the drive-thru clinic through the East ally entrance behind the NCDHD office.
• Wednesday, September 23rd in Niobrara at the Trading Post from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Cherry County Clinic is also hosting a public TestNe Clinic this week:
• Tuesday, September 22nd from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Pre-registration on testnebraska.com for a testing time is preferred, but not required. Testing at these events is free.
The office of Governor Pete Ricketts has issued an updated Directed Health Measures (DHM) to include details about quarantine and isolation instructions for school aged individuals, teachers, staff, and administration effective Monday, September 21st, 2020 through October 31st, 2020. To view the updated DHM visit the Department of Health and Human Services COVID-19 Directed Health Measures page at dhhs.ne.gov.
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On Tuesday, September 15, North Central District Health Department (NCDHD) was made aware of 18 additional cases in the district.
Eight cases in the district, through case investigations, have been determined to be due from community spread: 4 in Knox, 1 in Brown, 1 in Pierce, 1 in Antelope, and 1 in Cherry.
Nine cases in the district, through case investigations, have been determined to be due from close contacts with confirmed positive COVID-19 cases: 2 in Knox, 2 in Brown, 1 in Pierce, 2 in Holt, 1 in Antelope, and 1 in Cherry.
One case in Knox County is still under investigation.
NCDHD has reported 60 recoveries throughout the district since the last recovery reporting on Tuesday, September 8th. These include: 11 in Rock, 10 in Knox, 1 in Antelope, 4 in Holt, 13 in Cherry, 19 in Pierce, and 2 in Brown.
Case count update as of September 15, 2020 at 3:00 p.m.: 429 Total Cases (TC), 238 Recoveries (R), and 14 Deaths (D). A reminder that Total Case (TC) numbers are represented first, and of those total cases the number of Recovered (R) persons is represented second, and total case related Deaths (D) is represented third.
Antelope: TC: 41, R: 24, D: 1
Boyd: TC: 11, R: 10
Brown: TC: 15, R: 7 D: 1
Cherry: TC: 59, R: 30, D:4
Holt: TC: 47, R: 24
Keya Paha: TC: 1, R: 1
Knox: TC: 131, R: 69
Pierce: TC: 88, R: 55, D:8
Rock: TC: 36, R:18