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The Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department reported an additional death from COVID-19 on Thursday, bringing the total number of deaths from COVID-19 in the county to 234.

The death was a woman in her 70s who had been hospitalized, according to a news release from the Health Department. The department also reported 11 new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, bringing the total number of cases in the county to 31,225.

As of Thursday, there were 31 people hospitalized with COVID-19 in Lancaster County, 15 of which are from the county. 

The county has administered a total of 165,208 first doses of COVID-19 vaccines and a combined total of 136,257 second doses and single-dose Johnson and Johnson vaccines. 

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