Thursday, 25 February, 2021

B.C. detects 1,533 COVID-19 infections in past four days

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Locally, Linn County added 31 new virus cases on Tuesday, bringing the county total to 19,130.

This time last month the averages were 1,134 cases and 25 deaths a day. There are 231 people in hospital, with 74 of whom in critical care or ICU.

There are 4,189 people in B.C. who health officials have identified as being infected, and another 7,136 people who health officials are closely monitoring because they have had known exposure to identified cases.

There has now been a total of 3,980 Covid-19 related deaths in Ireland.

February 17-Boulder County reported two new COVID-19 deaths and 36 new cases as officials said it's uncertain if weather could impact the next delivery of COVID-19 vaccine doses.

The county also reported 16 new confirmed positive cases and four new probable cases Tuesday, bringing its totals to 2,301 confirmed cases, 614 probable cases and six hospitalizations.

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The remaining 261 cases are spread across all other counties including the 19 new in Limerick, plus 20 in Cork, 17 in Tipperary, 15 in Clare and less than five in Co Kerry.

A further 33 deaths and an additional 744 cases of Covid-19 have been confirmed by the Department of Health this evening. The state's rolling seven-day average for the number of positive tests is 950 per day.

UPS temporarily shut down its air shipping hub in Kentucky due to bitter winter conditions, which will delay the planned Pfizer Shipment of the COVID-19 vaccine. It is the longest state of emergency in B.C.'s history and is approaching one year since it was implemented.

Hoosiers age 65 and older, along with healthcare workers, long-term care residents and first responders who are regularly called to the scene of an emergency to render medical assistance, are now eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine.

One new outbreak has been confirmed at Chippawa Creek at Bella Care Residence in Niagara Falls, at the 2nd and 3rd floors.

More than 175,000 people have been fully vaccinated, having received two doses of vaccine, which are to be given a few weeks apart.