Eight More COVID Cases Confirmed
September 2, 2020
The Panhandle Public Health District and Unified Command reported Aug. 27 eight new positive COVID-19 cases.
All close contacts will be quarantined and actively monitored for symptoms by public health officials.
The new cases include one child under 19 years of age in Dawes County by close contact. Seven adults were also tested positive: one in Box Butte County of unknown origin, one in Dawes County of Community Spread, two in Dawes County by close contact, one in Dawes County by unknown origin, one in Scotts Bluff by close contact and one in Scotts Bluff by community spread.