Nebraska is now ranked No. 5 in the nation in new cases per capita in the last seven days, trailing North Dakota, South Dakota, Montana and Wisconsin.
Despite a worsening COVID-19 case load in Yellowstone County, local schools have avoided becoming hubs for spreading the disease, school and health officials said Monday.
The number of people in Wyoming who were being hospitalized for COVID-19 treatment rose to 73 on Monday, a higher total than at any previous point in the pandemic.
The Cayuga County Health Department reported 22 new COVID-19 cases in three days, including 13 on Monday — the most in a single day since the beginning of the pandemic.
The US continues to report an upward trend in new coronavirus cases as Dr. Michael Osterholm warns that the next 6-12 weeks could be the darkest period of the pandemic. CNN's Nick Watt reports.
Active cases of COVID-19 have climbed to a new high in North Dakota for a 12th straight day, and Burleigh County has two more deaths.
Anika Chebrolu, a 14-year-old from Frisco, Texas, has won the 2020 3M Young Scientist Challenge -- and a $25,000 prize -- for a discovery that could provide a potential therapy to Covid-19. CNN affiliate KTVT has more.
Dr. Anthony Fauci said on CBS's "60 Minutes" that he was "absolutely not" surprised when President Donald Trump contracted coronavirus and that he had been worried about the lack of adherence to Covid-19 safety protocols at White House events.
Perla Alarcon-Flory, her husband and two of her children all contracted the novel coronavirus this fall. Among the lowest moments: When Alarcon-Flory accompanied husband Nathan to an Omaha hospital as his symptoms progressed and her own throat began closing up.
Gov. Pete Ricketts continues to lean on personal responsibility. Others want stronger public health restrictions, and it’s clear the changes announced Friday are in many ways a modest turn back.
Dr. Bruce Dart said health department officials are becoming a bit frustrated because they can't gather the necessary in-depth information, which makes it difficult to formulate specific public health recommendations.
CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta lays out the possible Covid-19 health risks of attending a large gathering, like a Trump rally, without wearing a mask or social distancing.
The COVID-19 spike in Wyoming has prompted other states to impose travel restrictions on visitors from the Equality State.
The state is now regularly reporting more than 1,500 new cases each day — six times the highest levels seen in the spring.
Nebraska will reimpose a set of public health restrictions as the state's COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations climb to record numbers.
Dr. Sanjay Gupta and Erin Burnett discuss former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's statement about the seriousness of his coronavirus diagnosis and hospitalization.
While quarantine measures help protect seniors from catching Covid-19, social isolation is having a devastating effect on their mental well-being. Carol Rosenstein is finding that her mission of using music to help people battling neurodegenerative diseases has a new importance.
With the help of an expert in neurologic music therapy, Carol Rosenstein details the benefits of music on the minds of seniors facing cognitive decline during the pandemic.
The state on Wednesday was adding COVID-19 cases at an average rate of 35.3 per 100,000 residents, according to HealthyNebraska.org. That's up from 23.2 on May 8.
A vaccine is still the best way to bring an end to the Covid-19 pandemic, health experts say, adding that pursuing herd immunity would be a dangerous strategy. CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta explains.
The COVID-19 pandemic has taken an enormous toll on the U.S. and around the world, with a global death toll over 1 million. It has shut down countries and economies. Stacker constructed a timeline of the pandemic's milestones to explain how we got to this point.
Gov. Doug Burgum on Wednesday elevated 16 North Dakota counties including Burleigh and Morton to "high risk," but there will be no business closures.
CNN's Nick Watt reports on rising coronavirus cases in 36 states, with record highs in some, as CDC officials warn about small family gatherings for the upcoming holidays.
Two new studies suggest that people with type O blood may be less likely to contract and suffer serious complications from the coronavirus. However, experts say much more study is needed on the subject. CNN's Elizabeth Cohen reports.
CNN's Becky Anderson speaks with Soumya Swaminathan, chief scientist at the World Health Organization, about whether you can catch Covid-19 twice and about how long antibodies last.
LPS officials proposed giving teachers more time for planning, letting students out of school early a second time each month and another day off.
As the US experiences a surge in Covid-19 cases, Johnson & Johnson has paused their vaccine trial due to an unexplained illness in a trial participant. CNN's Brian Todd reports.
Tony Green tells to CNN's Anderson Cooper that he and multiple people in his family came down with coronavirus after he and his partner hosted a small gathering. He is dealing with guilt after two family members have passed.
Dr. Anthony Fauci tells CNN's Jake Tapper that he hopes the dire number of coronavirus cases in the US serve as a wake-up call to Americans to stay vigilant and take protective measures against the virus.
CNN's Becky Anderson speaks to Kirill Dmitriev, the CEO of the Russian Direct Investment Fund, about the Russian trials for a coronavirus vaccine.
The coronavirus pandemic's connection to mental health is becoming more clear and Shelby Rowe, a bead artist in Oklahoma, knows that impact firsthand. CNN's Jacqueline Howard shares Shelby's story -- and ways to keep yourself mentally healthy amid the Covid-19 crisis.
“There’s a lot of information out there and I know it’s hard for most non-medical, and even medical people, to sift through,” Dr. Jay Marque said Wednesday. “There’s a lot of confusion about which (COVID-19) tests do what.”
Pre-teen girls experience many rapid changes in their minds and bodies. Sorting those out and knowing what is normal can be difficult while combatting the messages they receive from a media invested in convincing them that they need to buy products to make them better.
VINTON — When retired Air Force Staff Sgt. Corey Goodwin got an email earlier this month from his Wing Commander, Col. Samantha Weeks, asking that Christmas cards be sent to a sick child in Vinton, he decided he could do more.
Audrey Hepburn once said, “As you grow older, you will discover that you have two hands: one for helping yourself, the other for helping others.” Volunteering time and talent not only helps others; it also helps the one giving back.
Though mosquito season in Louisiana typically runs through October or November, increasingly warmer winters are enticing the pesky critters to overstay their welcome.
WESTLAKE — Sadness and grief are a part of the human condition. But when those feelings remain, despite every attempt to relieve them, medical intervention may be necessary.
LAKE CHARLES — The Community Foundation of Southwest Louisiana has hired Bantam Strategy Group in partnership with Toole Design Group, two experienced bikeshare firms, to study the feasibility and implementation of a multi-city bikeshare system serving the City of Lake Charles and City of Sulphur.
WESTLAKE — September is National Emergency Preparedness Month. In recognition, representatives with the Calcasieu Medical Reserve Corps and the Calcasieu Parish Police Jury Health and Human Services taught seniors how to address some medical emergencies at the Westlake Senior Center Monday.
Immunizations don’t stop once you leave school, according to Christa O’Neal, immunization specialist with West Calcasieu Cameron Hospital. In fact, they never stop from birth to death.