May 17, 2020 4:21 AM

PPHD: State map showing potential discrepancy in Dawes Co.

Posted May 17, 2020 4:21 AM

By PPHD

The state map is showing two cases in Dawes County.

Currently, Unified Command has only identified one positive case in Dawes County.

This information was not on our daily report from the Nebraska Public Health Lab.

We are working with the state epidemiologists to detect a potential discrepancy.

Details will be released as we learn more.

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May 17, 2020 4:21 AM
United Way, Eagle Radio, Bob Schmidt Foundation continue to raise funds

By Kalin Krohe, Panhandle Post

United Way of Western Nebraska has partnered with Eagle Radio and the Bob Schmidt Foundation to help local food banks and families across the panhandle. Donations and funds will primarily be used for basic food needs.

United Way "Giving Day" was on May 5. So far United Way is half way to their goal of $5,000. Once that goal is met, the Bob Schmidt Foundation will match that up to $10,000. 

Currently United Way, Eagle Radio, and the foundation have raised $4,270.35

Below is a list of ways to donate.  

- Go to uwwn.org/covid

-Text uwgive to 313131

-Mail a check to P.O. Box 617 and mark "Eagle gives"on the memo line or something similar.

-You can also donate by clicking one of the United Way ads on this website.