The second-wave surge in Manitoba is continuing. The current five-day COVID-19 test positivity rate is 14.2 per cent provincially and 13.9 per cent in Winnipeg. There have now been 13,544 cases of COVID-19 identified in Manitoba, the release says. Statewide, the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment reported that there have been 188,566 cases. Of the 245 new cases, 126 were from Winnipeg, 34 from Interlake-Eastern, 23 from Northern Health, 29 from Prairie Mountain, and 33 from Southern Health. There are 304 … "We want to ensure we're protecting the remote, isolated communities from from the virus, but we've allowed for a number of exemptions for all sorts of activities, and this is yet another one that we felt had a lot of benefit to it and lower risk," Roussin said. Of … Closed Captioning and Described Video is available for many CBC shows offered on CBC Gem. There are 393 active cases and 940 individuals have recovered from COVID-19. An outbreak is declared when a single infection is found in a resident, staff member or an external service provider. MANITOBA has reported 13 more pandemic deaths and 245 new cases of COVID-19. The current five-day COVID-19 test positivity rate is 14.2 per cent provincially and 13.9 per cent in Winnipeg. A husband and wife who taught in Grand Prairie both died of COVID-19 Sunday, according to a Grand Prairie ISD spokesman. Provincial data indicates more health-care workers are sick. As of 9:30 a.m. today, 292 new cases of the virus have been identified. WRHA supervisors are currently on site at seven of those sites, as well as Maples, Saul & Claribel Simkin Centre, and Convalescent Home of Winnipeg. November 30, 2020. The current five-day COVID-19 test positivity rate is 13.4 […] Total Number of COVID-19 Confirmed Positive Cases. There have have been 2,651 deaths among cases and of those, there have been 2,324 deaths due to COVID-19. As of Thursday morning, there are 271 new cases of COVID-19 in the Winnipeg health region. (December 16, 2020 - GRAFTON, WV), Doctor David Bender, County Health Officer today announced that the Grafton-Taylor County Health Department has confirmed Taylor County’s 396th thru 399th new positive cases of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) involving Taylor County residents. Active cases in the Prairie Mountain Health region have dropped below 100, with only 96 active cases in the region. There are now 1,251 active cases of COVID-19 in the Central zone, an increase of 25. The current five-day test positivity rate is 1.3 per cent. Patients are adults and minors. The map below outlines the 12 districts within the Prairie Mountain Health region: Agassiz Mountain There are currently 5,728 active cases including 4,071 from Winnipeg and 14,805 individuals have recovered from COVID-19. Public health officials advise COVID-19 outbreaks have been declared at the River Ridge II Retirement Residence in Winnipeg. A spokesperson from Shared Health said four of those cases are from the Southern Health region and four are from the Prairie Mountain Health region. To date, 44 of the cases reside on Big White Mountain and 57 remain active. MANITOBA has reported 13 more pandemic deaths and 245 new cases of COVID ... was announced in Prairie Mountain Health: ... the 39 long-term care facilities it oversees had active COVID … 218 cases in the Winnipeg health region. (December 16, 2020 - GRAFTON, WV), Doctor David Bender, County Health Officer today announced that the Grafton-Taylor County Health Department has confirmed Taylor County’s 396th thru 399th new positive cases of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) involving Taylor County residents. Dr. Brent Roussin, chief public health officer announced 13 more deaths on Tuesday, Dec. 8. No new cases have been found at the assisted living facility adjacent to Donwood Manor personal care home, where outbreak protocols where brought in on Sunday. MANITOBA has reported 13 more pandemic deaths and 245 new cases of COVID ... was announced in Prairie Mountain Health: ... the 39 long-term care facilities it oversees had active COVID … As of 9:30 a.m., 487 new cases of the virus have been identified and the total number of lab-confirmed cases in Manitoba to 16,118. Posted: 12/8/2020 1:59 PM | Last Modified: 12/8/2020 7:30 PM 94 cases in Southern Health-Santé Sud. The current five-day COVID-19 test positivity rate is 13.9 per cent provincially and 13.2 per cent in Winnipeg. Roussin also said Tuesday that two people died after an outbreak was declared at Winnipeg's Health Sciences Centre in April. The province’s chief public health officer said active case numbers in the region have dropped sharply from 240 in the summer to fewer than 40. … Manitoba public health officials announced that 72 new cases of COVID-19 in Manitoba have been identified as of Sunday morning. Meanwhile, a specific fine of $298 is being put in place for not wearing a mask in indoor public places. Letters must include the writer’s full name, address, and a daytime phone number. IH also announced two new COVID-19 deaths over the weekend reporting period, bringing the total since the start of the pandemic to six. | Updates, MIKAELA MACKENZIE / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS FILES. "We'll continue to watch those numbers closely and and adjust the pandemic response system as as indicated.". The province reported 543 new cases of COVID-19 in Manitoba on Monday. One pandemic death was announced in Prairie Mountain Health: a woman in her 100s linked to the outbreak at Fairview Personal Care Home (Brandon). Three of Monday’s new cases came in the Southern Health region, two in the Prairie Mountain Health region, and one in the Interlake-Eastern Health … DO NOT call 911 unless it is an emergency. Concordia Place personal care home in Winnipeg. Of the 13 deaths announced Tuesday, 10 are from the Winnipeg region: a man in 40s; a man in his 70s, two women in their 80s and a man in his 80s linked to an outbreak at Charleswood Care Centre; a woman in her 80s; a woman in her 90s connected to the outbreak at Holy Family care home; a woman in her 90s; a woman in her 90s linked to the outbreak at Park Manor; and a man in his 90s linked to the outbreak at Misericordia Health Centre. In recent weeks, COVID-19 numbers have shifted to Winnipeg. IH also announced two new COVID-19 deaths over the weekend reporting period, bringing the total since the start of the pandemic to six. Letters are edited for length and clarity. Two workers at Rideau Park tested positive, up from one the week before. WINNIPEG – Dr. Roussin has reported that there are eleven deaths and an additional 342 cases of the COVID-19 virus in Manitoba. Please note that CBC does not endorse the opinions expressed in comments. Data updated Monday shows that of the county’s cases, 4,799 have been reported in Boulder, and 3,613 have been reported in Longmont. There have been 11,082 people hospitalized. However, due to a backlog in reported recoveries — a number that rests at 14,116 — the active caseload remains inaccurate. The county’s two-week average positive test rate is at 6.71%, up from 4.55% a week ago. Phil McLachlan; Dec. 18, 2020 3:02 p.m. News Article content continued. The data also shows 8,758 active cases and 5,893 individuals who have recovered from COVID-19. There are currently 9,024 active cases including 6,537 from Winnipeg while 6,804 individuals have recovered from COVID-19. There have been 481 cumulative positive cases, 335 of which are among students. Mountain View County is up three to 21 active cases, Olds added one for a total of 24, and Kneehill County added one to sit with 12. Boulder Valley School District’s coronavirus dashboard shows one active case and one probable case. WINNIPEG – Dr. Roussin has reported that there are eleven deaths and an additional 342 cases of the COVID-19 virus in Manitoba. Starland County added two more and now has six, while the County of Stettler added four more active cases to sit with 17. "It reinforces the need to ensure we're screening daily for symptoms and that PPE, where appropriate, is always used.". Based on the public health investigation, this exposure was assessed to be low risk overall for the school community. In Prairie Mountain Health 222 cases are active, including 82 in Brandon, and across the province there are 7,385. The cases include: 21 cases in the Interlake-Eastern health region; 27 cases in the Northern health region; 12 cases in the Prairie Mountain Health region; To encourage thoughtful and respectful conversations, first and last names will appear with each submission to CBC/Radio-Canada's online communities (except in children and youth-oriented communities). Seven of the deaths are in Winnipeg, and nine of the deceased are senior citizens from ages 70-90. In the last few weeks, outbreaks have been declared at: The outbreak at Beacon Hill Lodge in Winnipeg has grown from one staff member with COVID-19 to two. WATCH | Public health officials announce new COVID-19 cases, more detailed reporting in Winnipeg. Dr. Brent Roussin, chief provincial public health officer, says there are 7,861 active cases, 4,851 people have recovered, and 281 people are in … He also confirmed that seven of the province's 16 fatalities are linked to outbreaks at health-care facilities after he was pressed on an epidemiology report made public by the province last week. The Winnipeg Free Press invites you to share your opinion on this story in a letter to the editor. But if we follow these public health recommendations and these restrictions, we’re going to continue to see these numbers come down," Roussin said. The current five-day COVID-19 test positivity rate is 13.4 per cent provincially and 13.7 per cent in Winnipeg. The Prairie Mountain Health Region has seen a spike in cases in recent weeks, with 80 of the 93 active cases in the region being in the Brandon health district. Four more deaths due to COVID-19 in Southern Health Wednesday Back to video. That rate is 6.23% for the Greeley area and 8.72% for southeast Weld County. Pseudonyms will no longer be permitted. That was largely linked to outbreaks at Hutterite colonies and a … Public health officials advise nine additional deaths in people with COVID-19 have been reported today, including: • a male in his 40s from the Winnipeg health region; • a male […] There are 1,743 active COVID-19 cases in Manitoba with 1,597 individuals who have recovered. As of 9:30 a.m., 487 new cases of the virus have been identified and the total number of lab-confirmed cases in Manitoba to 16,118. Fred Douglas Lodge personal care home in Winnipeg. Manitoba health officials are reporting 18 new COVID-19 deaths and 360 new cases of the disease. A selection of letters to the editor are published daily. The second-wave surge in Manitoba … Golden Links faces staffing challenges on a daily basis, the WRHA said. The second floor of that building, which houses a rehabilitation unit, had two health-care workers and five patients who tested positive for COVID-19 as of Thursday, but that grew to three health-care workers and seven patients, Roussin said on Tuesday. According to the province, 2,245 lab tests were completed Monday, bringing the total number since early February to 375,667. A new COVID-19 outbreak was declared at Grace Hospital unit 3 South in Winnipeg. By submitting a comment, you accept that CBC has the right to reproduce and publish that comment in whole or in part, in any manner CBC chooses. We reserve the right to close comments at any time. WINNIPEG – COVID-19 – There are currently 5791 active cases of COVID-19 in Manitoba. Stay up to date on COVID-19 information from the Government of Canada Hillcrest Place personal care home in Brandon. Another 49 are in the Southern Health region, 29 are in the Northern Health region, 16 are in the Prairie Mountain Health region and 14 are in the Interlake-Eastern Health region. Laboratory testing numbers show 2,640 tests were completed yesterday, bringing the total number of lab tests completed since early February to 348,768. • a female in her 90s from the Prairie Mountain Health region and linked to the outbreak at the Gilbert Plains personal care home. However, one case was removed due to a data correction making the total 342 and the total number of lab-confirmed cases in Manitoba to 16,825. The current five-day COVID-19 test positivity rate is 14 per cent provincially and 13.7 per cent in Winnipeg and 475 new cases of the virus have been identified as of 9:30 a.m., bringing the total lab-confirmed cases in Manitoba to 12,482. The health department said the new cases were in the Prairie City and Canyon ZIP codes. Three more positive COVID-19 cases were reported Friday by the Grant County Health Department for a total of 156 cases. Bethesda Place personal care home in Steinbach. Winnipeg's Health Sciences Centre in April. As of Tuesday, 420 Manitobans had died from COVID-19. Since the first case of COVID-19 was announced in … 94 cases in Southern Health-Santé Sud. There are eight new cases in the Winnipeg health region, two in the Southern Health region and one in the Interlake-Eastern health region, Chief Provincial Public Health Officer Dr. Brent Roussin said Tuesday. The league has one team, the OCN Blizzard, which is located north of the 53rd parallel. The Prairie Mountain Health Region has seen a spike in cases in recent weeks, with 80 of the 93 active cases in the region being in the Brandon health district. Another 38 cases were found in the Southern Health region, 23 in the Northern Health region, an additional 12 in Prairie Mountain Health and 10 more in … Part of the Brandon Regional Health Centre's Assiniboine Centre also declared an outbreak last week. There were 636 active cases. 499 people have died as a result of COVID-19 in Manitoba. St. Vrain Valley School District’s coronavirus dashboard shows 10 active cases, eight of which are among students and 416 cumulative confirmed cases, 300 of which are among students. Five of the workers got the virus from a close contact, while with the other three are of unknown transmission. There were 132,498 confirmed and presumptive coronavirus cases in Canada on Tuesday. Paul and Rose Mary Blackwell were longtime teachers in the district. Audience Relations, CBC P.O. Care homes with severe outbreaks included Bethania Mennonite, Charleswood, Fred Douglas Lodge, Golden Links Lodge, Holy Family, Oakview Place, Park Manor, and St. Norbert. A new report on the week of Aug. 23 to 29 says eight more health-care workers tested positive for COVID-19, two nurses and six people who fall under the combined category, meaning the job isn't revealed because it may identify the individual. In Prairie Mountain Health 222 cases are active, including 82 in Brandon, and across the province there are 7,385. Assiniboine Centre also declared an outbreak, outbreak protocols where brought in on Sunday, epidemiology report made public by the province. December 14, 2020. A new walk-in testing centre at the Garrick Centre (330 Garry St.) will open Dec. 14, and operate 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily. Vail Health Hospital pharmacy technician Rob Brown shows a vial of the mock COVID-19 vaccine in the pharmacy at the hospital during a vaccine-delivery drill on Dec. 8, 2020 in Vail. ... 11 cases in the Prairie Mountain Health region, and the bulk of the cases come from Winnipeg with 213. The county has reported 12,464 positive or … The infection was not believed to be acquired at school. The data also shows: The district has faced fluctuations in its number of active COVID-19 cases: On Nov. 12, it reported 47 total cases (28 students and 19 staff) on its COVID-19 … Both school districts are practicing remote learning. The current five-day COVID-19 test positivity rate is 13.6 per cent provincially and 13.7 per cent in Winnipeg. In the past month, home care workers have filled more than 500 shifts at personal care homes, it said. Box 500 Station A Toronto, ON Canada, M5W 1E6. Comments on this story are moderated according to our Submission Guidelines. Updated on Tuesday, December 8, 2020 at 7:30 PM CST: byline updated. On Dec. 7, IH reported 203 new cases since Friday in the health region. WINNIPEG – COVID-19 – There are currently 5791 active cases of COVID-19 in Manitoba. Comments are welcome while open. 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