Lawrence community sees increase in hospitalizations
November 12, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic rages on throughout the United States. The recent increase in numbers of people with the virus has spilled over from the cities into the rural areas as well. The most recent numbers (Nov. 11, 2020) for the local four-county area making up the South Heartland Health District are: Adams: 1,082; Clay: 233; Nuckolls: 140; Webster: 135.
A number of recent hospitalizations at the Mary Lanning hospital in Hastings have included Lawrence residents.
However, we do not know if any of the hospitalizations have been because of the coronavirus.
They include: Gene Himmelberg, She...