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The Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department reported 45 new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, bringing the total number of cases in the county to 30,625.

The cases reported on Thursday included four cases of the U.K. variant and one case of a California variant. The number of deaths from COVID-19 in the county remains at 232.

There are currently 29 people hospitalized in Lancaster County with the virus — 19 of them are from the county.

The county has administered a total of 159,142 first doses of COVID-19 vaccines and a combined total of 109,000 second doses and single-dose Johnson and Johnson vaccines.

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