WINNEBAGO — The number of new COVID-19 cases continued to climb Wednesday in Nebraska’s Thurston County, in large part because of a recent burst of cases on the Winnebago Indian Reservation and a steady increase on the Omaha Indian Reservation.

Together, the Winnebago and Omaha cases add up to 95 of Thurston County’s 110 total cases. The county’s one death attributed to COVID-19 was a Winnebago resident. Read More