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Panhandle Public Health District Prepares to Move to Next DHM Phase

Restrictions To Be Eased

LINCOLN – Panhandle Public Health District will be the fourth local health department to move to Phase 4 of the Directed Health Measures (DHMs).

Phase 4 is the highest of the four phases with Phase 1 closing all dine-in services, gatherings limited to 10 people, 50 percent of capacity for restaurants and bowling alleys. Phase 4 allows indoor at 75 percent of capacity, up from 50 percent and a maximum of 10,000 people. Outdoor activities are at 100 percent of rated occupancy as of Friday, Sept. 11.

As of Sept. 8, the Panhandle area had 12047 total people tested resulting in 711 positive c...


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