Gov. Ricketts, first lady to quarantine after coming into contact with COVID-19 positive person

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ALL RIGHT STARTING WEDNESDAY. NEBRASKA BUSINESSES WILL BE REQUIRED TO FOLLOW SEVERAL NEW HEALTH MEASURES GOVERNOR PETE RICKETTS MADE THE ANNOUNCEMENT TODAY WHILE THEY DON’T INCLUDE A STATEWIDE MASK MANDATE FACE COVERINGS WILL BE REQUIRED IN BUSINESSES WHERE PEOPLE ARE IN CLOSE CONTACT FOR MORE THAN 15 MINUTES LIKE SAY HAIR SALON ALONG WITH THAT OCCUPANCY RATES AT PUBLIC EVENTS ARE NOW LIMITED TO 25 PERCENT OF OF CAPACITY AND PEOPLE MUST REMAIN SEATED. TABLES SIX FEET APART IN RESTAURANT KETV NEWSWATCH SEVENS ANDREW OZAKI HAS MORE ON THE GOVERNOR’S ACTIONS TO ADDRESS THE RISING HOSPITALIZATION RATE AND WHY SOME DOCTORS ARE SAYING IT’S TOO LITTLE TOO LATE. MM. IT’S GROWING CONCERNS. NEBRASKA’S HOSPITAL SYSTEM COULD BECOME OVERWHELMED GOVERNOR PETE RICKETTS TIGHTENED UP HEALTH MANDATES, BUT NO GENERA MASK MANDATE. THAT’S WHERE PEOPLE’S FREEDOMS AND ALLOWING PEOPLE TO GO BACK TO A MORE NORMAL LIFE, BUT MANY DOCTORS SAY IT’S ALREADY TOO LITTLE TOO LATE. EVEN IF CORONAVIRUS STOP TOMORROW. WE’VE ALREADY BOOKED ENOUGH INFECTIONS THAT WE’RE GOING TO DOUBLE CROSS POLARIZATION XIN THREE MORE WEEKS LINCOLN PHYSICIAN. BOB RAUNER SAYS YOU NOT ONLY HAVE TO HAVE A MASK MANDATE, BUT THERE HAS TO BE 6 FEET SEPARATION AND GOOD VENTILATION AND HE SAYS THE MANDATE NEEDS TO BE ENFORCED. I’D BE LIKE, YOU KNOW IF WE HAD A DRUNK-DRIVING PROBLEM. HE SAID PLEASE DON’T DRIVE DRUNK AND PEOPLE THAT LISTEN THEN WE SAID PRETTY PLEASE. WE SAID PRETTY PLEASE PLEASE WITH SUGAR ON IT AT SOME POINT. F START ENFORCING THINGS AND THEY GET THE THE PUBLIC’S ATTENTION WATER BELIEVES THE INDOOR SPORTING EVENTS ALSO NEED TO BE SUSPENDED. HE FEARS OF HOSPITALS ARE OVERWHELMED THE DEATH TOLL WILL GO UP JUST SITTING IN A HOSPITAL BED DOES NOT SAVE YOUR LIFE. YOU NEED YOU NEED GOOD NURSING CARE AND THERE’S CONCERN ABOUT LILY RUNNING OUT OF SUPPLIES OVER THE WEEKEND. THE GOVERNOR’S COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR TAYLOR GAUGE CRITICIZED SEVERAL DOCTORS FOR TAKING TO SOCIAL MEDIA URGING RICKETTS TO TAKE MORE ACTION GAUGE QUESTION THE POLITICAL AFFILIATION OF THE DOCTORS. I’LL BE ABLE TO HAVE A DIFFERENT OPINION RICKETTS SAYS HE’S PUTTING IN PLACE MORE RESTRICTIONS AND WE’LL CONTINUE TO EVALUATE WE ARE AS WE KNOW THAT SOME PEOPLE DON’T LIKE IT. WE KNOW SOME PEOPLE WANT US TO DO MORE BUT WE’RE TRYING TO STRIKE THAT BALANCE IN BETWEEN IN LINCOLN ANDREW OZAKI KETV, NEWSWATCH 7 THE NEW HEALTH DIRECTIVE START THIS WEDNESDAY. THEY GO THROUGH NOVEMBER 30TH, AND WE ALSO HEARD TODAY FROM A COVID-19 SURVIVOR WHO SAYS THE VIRUS IS SERIOUS EVEN FOR THOSE WHO HAVE RECOVERED. BUT I THINK IT CREATES THE IMPRESSION THAT THE OTHER 98% ARE FINE. WE USE THE TERM RECOVERED. WELL, IF RECOVERED MEANS LUNG DAMAGE THAT WE ALL HOPE WILL HEAL ITSELF DURING BACK PAIN. I’M NOT SURE THAT THAT’S MY DEFINITION OF RECOVERY. KURT BUSCH ARE SAYS THAT HE CAUGHT CORONAVIRUS IN LATE SEPTEMBER AFTER A GATHERING WITH FRIENDS THE 48 YEAR OLD SEWARD MAN SAYS HE DEVELOPED LUNG DAMAGE AND HE WARNS PEO

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Gov. Ricketts, first lady to quarantine after coming into contact with COVID-19 positive person

Gov. Pete Ricketts and his wife will be in quarantine after they came in close contact with someone positive for COVID-19. “On Sunday night, Governor Ricketts and the First Lady joined three people for dinner outside,” said Taylor Gage, Director of Strategic Communications. “One of the people they joined tested positive for coronavirus on Monday. Both the Governor and First Lady will quarantine for 14 days. Neither the Governor or First Lady are showing any symptoms, and they will get tested at the appropriate time.” Ricketts will host a planned press conference at 2 p.m. virtually.

Gov. Pete Ricketts and his wife will be in quarantine after they came in close contact with someone positive for COVID-19.

“On Sunday night, Governor Ricketts and the First Lady joined three people for dinner outside,” said Taylor Gage, Director of Strategic Communications. “One of the people they joined tested positive for coronavirus on Monday. Both the Governor and First Lady will quarantine for 14 days. Neither the Governor or First Lady are showing any symptoms, and they will get tested at the appropriate time.”

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Ricketts will host a planned press conference at 2 p.m. virtually.

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