April 16, 2021 12:50 p.m.
12 more people have received new positive test results for COVID-19 in Douglas County, and there is 1 new presumptive, as of Saturday.
An update from the Douglas County COVID-19 Response Team said the total number of cases is now at 3,048. Of those, 2,901 are people that have received positive test results, a 147 are presumptive. There have been 65 deaths. 6 Douglas County COVID-19 patients are hospitalized, 3 locally and 3 outside the area. 94 people are in isolation. 235 people are in quarantine. That means the staff with the Douglas Public Health Network are supporting 329 people that are either in isolation or quarantine. That is an increase of 29 people since Friday.
Go to www.douglaspublichealthnetwork.org for more local information about COVID-19.