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Virus

This electron microscope image made available by the U.S. National Institutes of Health shows the Novel Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2. Also known as 2019-nCoV, the virus causes COVID-19.

City officials announced 15 new lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Lancaster County on Monday, bringing the total to 1,487.

The county's latest figures document 417 recoveries, up from 330 reported on Friday.

The number of patients hospitalized with COVID-19 at Lincoln hospitals dropped from 26 on Friday to 24 on Monday, including 13 county residents. Of the 24 patents, six are on ventilators, officials said.

Photos: Lincoln during the pandemic