Manitoba health officials are reporting 18 new COVID-19 deaths and 360 new cases of the disease. Interior Health COVID-19 cases for Dec. 7. 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. 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. There were 636 active cases. 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 … WINNIPEG – COVID-19 – There are currently 5791 active cases of COVID-19 in Manitoba. 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. There were 636 active cases. The current five-day COVID-19 test positivity rate is 13.4 […] Boulder Valley School District’s coronavirus dashboard shows one active case and one probable case. A selection of letters to the editor are published daily. Article content continued. This is the first time in more than a month that there are no new cases in the Prairie Mountain Health region. 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; In recent weeks, COVID-19 numbers have shifted to Winnipeg. There are more active cases of COVID-19 in the Prairie Mountain Health region than any other. The county has reported 12,464 positive or â¦ On Dec. 7, IH reported 203 new cases since Friday in the health region. But if we follow these public health recommendations and these restrictions, we’re going to continue to see these numbers come down," Roussin said. Active cases in the Prairie Mountain Health region have dropped below 100, with only 96 active cases in the region. As of 9:30 a.m. today, 221 new cases of the virus have been identified and brings the total number of lab-confirmed cases in Manitoba to 22,047. It is a priority for CBC to create a website that is accessible to all Canadians including people with visual, hearing, motor and cognitive challenges. Assiniboine Centre also declared an outbreak, outbreak protocols where brought in on Sunday, epidemiology report made public by the province. December 14, 2020. Manitoba students head back to school after 6 months at home, Ikea closes Winnipeg store again after 2nd employee tests positive for COVID-19, Winnipeg School Division bus drivers begin picketing as students head back to class, CBC's Journalistic Standards and Practices. Four more deaths due to COVID-19 in Southern Health Wednesday Back to video. WINNIPEG — Manitoba reported 343 new probable cases of COVID-19 (coronavirus) on Monday, bringing the provincial total to 16,825. Roussin also said Tuesday that two people died after an outbreak was declared at Winnipeg's Health Sciences Centre in April. The site has been moved to Critical (red) on the #RestartMB Pandemic Response System. One person died after an outbreak was declared at Poseidon Care Centre in April. In the past month, home care workers have filled more than 500 shifts at personal care homes, it said. However, one case was removed due to a data correction making â¦ As of 9:30 a.m. today, 292 new cases of the virus have been identified. (December 16, 2020 - GRAFTON, WV), Doctor David Bender, County Health Officer today announced that the Grafton-Taylor County Health Department has confirmed Taylor Countyâs 396th thru 399th new positive cases of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) involving Taylor County residents. There are currently 5,728 active cases including 4,071 from Winnipeg and 14,805 individuals have recovered from COVID-19. 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. Total Number of â¦ Today’s drop was 89 to 20,072, after it declined by two yesterday. • email email@example.com, or 3:10 Coronavirus: 72 new COVID-19 cases in Manitoba, 45 in Prairie Mountain WATCH ABOVE: Dr. Brent Roussin, Manitoba's chief public health officer, reported Sunday that … Last week, travel restrictions were put in place to limit the number of people travelling north, but Roussin announced Tuesday the Manitoba Junior Hockey League is exempt. Four more deaths due to COVID-19 in Southern Health Wednesday Back to video. Of â¦ ... 26 are in the Prairie Mountain health region and 28 are in the Southern Healthâ¦ WATCH | Public health officials announce new COVID-19 cases, more detailed reporting in Winnipeg. 14 people were in hospital and four in ICU. Weld Countyâs cumulative COVID-19 cases rose about 600 in the past week, to 6,199. The current five-day COVID-19 test positivity rate is 13.9 per cent provincially and 13.2 per cent in Winnipeg. Comments are welcome while open. Laboratory testing numbers show 2,640 tests were completed yesterday, bringing the total number of lab tests completed since early February to 348,768. 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. The countyâs two-week average positive test rate is at 6.71%, up from 4.55% a week ago. Two more people at a business in Manitoba's Prairie Mountain Health region have tested positive for COVID-19. Since the first case of COVID-19 was announced in … Posted: 12/8/2020 1:59 PM | Last Modified: 12/8/2020 7:30 PM There are 393 active cases and 940 individuals have recovered from COVID-19. IH also announced two new COVID-19 deaths over the weekend reporting period, bringing the total since the start of the pandemic to six. 499 people have died as a result of COVID-19 in Manitoba. Public health officials advise COVID-19 outbreaks have been declared at the River Ridge II Retirement Residence in Winnipeg. There have been 11,082 people hospitalized. According to the province, 2,245 lab tests were completed Monday, bringing the total number since early February to 375,667. A husband and wife who taught in Grand Prairie both died of COVID-19 Sunday, according to a Grand Prairie ISD spokesman. DO NOT call 911 unless it is an emergency. The health department said the person that tested positive lives within the Prairie City zip code and is working with their health care provider. Meanwhile, a specific fine of $298 is being put in place for not wearing a mask in indoor public places. 9,024 active cases and 6,804 individuals who have recovered from COVID-19; there are 327 people in hospital with 44 people in intensive care; and; the number of deaths due to COVID-19 is 290. 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. There are 304 â¦ 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. The health authority said staffing and case numbers at Maples and Simkin Centre have stabilized, though challenges still exist. Provincial officials give update on COVID-19 outbreak: Tuesday, September 8, 2020. Dr. Brent Roussin, chief public health officer announced 13 more deaths on Tuesday, Dec. 8. The second-wave surge in Manitoba â¦ Danielle Da Silva is a general assignment reporter. Patients are adults and minors. Provinces and territories listed 116,698 of those as recovered or resolved. Public health officials advise nine additional deaths in people with COVID-19 have been reported today, including: In Prairie Mountain Health 222 cases are active, including 82 in Brandon, and across the province there are 7,385. Box 500 Station A Toronto, ON Canada, M5W 1E6. Interior Health COVID-19 cases for Dec. 7. The area remains under â¦ To date, 44 of the cases reside on Big White Mountain and 57 remain active. Boulder County reported 137 new coronavirus cases and no new deaths on Tuesday as hospitalizations and new cases continue to decline. Fred Douglas Lodge personal care home in Winnipeg. Seven of the deaths are in Winnipeg, and nine of the deceased are senior citizens from ages 70-90. 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. Eighty-five new cases of COVID-19 were reported in Manitoba on Saturday, according to a provincial news release. Public health officials will begin sharing more detailed geographical information about where COVID-19 cases are located in Winnipeg, Health Minister Cameron Friesen announced at the news conference. Cases increased in the Prairie Mountain Health Region, south of Winnipeg, in late summer. "It reinforces the need to ensure we're screening daily for symptoms and that PPE, where appropriate, is always used.". The map below outlines the 12 districts within the Prairie Mountain Health region: Agassiz Mountain Phil McLachlan; Dec. 18, 2020 3:02 p.m. News To submit a letter: There have been 481 cumulative positive cases, 335 of which are among students. Today’s COVID-19 data shows: 24 cases in the Interlake-Eastern health region; 47 cases in the Northern health region; 35 cases in the Prairie Mountain Health region; 28 cases in the Southern Health-Santé Sud health region; and ; 158 cases in the Winnipeg health region. IH also announced two new COVID-19 deaths over the weekend reporting period, bringing the total since the start of the pandemic to six. a female in her 90s from the Prairie Mountain Health region and linked to the outbreak at the Gilbert Plains personal care home. Interior Health ‘cautiously optimistic’ following drop in COVID-19 cases, testing at Big White. Provincial data indicates more health-care workers are sick. "We’re announcing the loss of too many Manitobans daily here," chief provincial public health officer Dr. Brent Roussin said during a media briefing. The current five-day COVID-19 test positivity rate is 14.2 per cent provincially and 13.9 per cent in Winnipeg. Five of the workers got the virus from a close contact, while with the other three are of unknown transmission. Rideau Park Personal Care Home in Brandon. To date, 44 of the cases reside on Big White Mountain and 57 remain active. Seven of the deaths are in Winnipeg, and nine of the deceased are senior citizens from ages 70-90. Outbreaks at Ashern-Lakeshore General Hospital (Ashern) and Headingley Correctional Centre were declared over. That rate is 6.23% for the Greeley area and 8.72% for southeast Weld County. The current five-day test-positivity rate in Manitoba was 13.3 per cent; 13.9 per cent in Winnipeg. The numbers of cases at Bethesda Place, Concordia Place and Fred Douglas Lodge are all unchanged. A confirmed case of COVID-19 was in the school on Nov. 16, 17, 18, 19, 20 and Nov. 23 when they may have been infectious. Please note that CBC does not endorse the opinions expressed in comments. According to the WRHA, the Canadian Red Cross is providing infection prevention and control assessments and guidance to care homes and on-site assistance at Golden Links and St. Norbert, and was deployed to Holy Family on Tuesday. 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. 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. However, due to a backlog in reported recoveries â a number that rests at 14,116 â the active caseload remains inaccurate. The current five-day test positivity rate is 1.3 per cent. An outbreak is declared when a single infection is found in a resident, staff member or an external service provider. 15 cases in Prairie Mountain Health. We reserve the right to close comments at any time. "Right now, we do need to bring down our numbers of contacts, we need to stay home as much as possible, going out only for essential reasons. Patients are adults and minors. 14 people were in hospital and four in ICU. 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. Data updated Monday shows that of the countyâs cases, 4,799 have been reported in Boulder, and 3,613 have been reported in Longmont. St. Vrain Valley School District’s coronavirus dashboard shows 33 active cases, 16 of which are among students. 94 cases in Southern Health-Santé Sud. As of Thursday morning, there are 271 new cases of COVID-19 in the Winnipeg health region. Stay up to date on COVID-19 information from the Government of Canada Updated on Tuesday, December 8, 2020 at 7:30 PM CST: byline updated. The second-wave surge in Manitoba is continuing. On Tuesday, the province announced 18 new cases, bringing the total number of active cases in Manitoba to 459. Interior Health âcautiously optimisticâ following drop in COVID-19 cases, testing at Big White. Winnipeg's Health Sciences Centre in April. Province adding 475 new COVID cases to count. St. Vrain Valley School Districtâs coronavirus dashboard shows 10 active cases, eight of which are among students and 416 cumulative confirmed cases, 300 of which are among students. 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 â¦ That was largely linked to outbreaks at Hutterite colonies and a … Comments on this story are moderated according to our Submission Guidelines. Of the cases in â¦ Meanwhile, a specific fine of $298 is being put in place for not wearing a mask in indoor public places. There are now 1,251 active cases of COVID-19 in the Central zone, an increase of 25. 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 […] As of 9:30 a.m. today, 360 new cases of the virus have been identified however two cases were removed, bringing the new total to 358. The city will be broken down into 12 districts and that information will be available by the end of the week, Friesen said. The data also shows 8,758 active cases and 5,893 individuals who have recovered from COVID-19. WINNIPEG—Manitoba shattered its single-day record for new COVID-19 cases on Sunday, most of which health officials said were from communal … As outbreaks grow in personal care homes and health centres in Manitoba, provincial health officials reported 11 new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday. â¢ a female in her 90s from the Prairie Mountain Health region and linked to the outbreak at the Gilbert Plains personal care home. 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). ... 11 cases in the Prairie Mountain Health region, and the bulk of the cases come from Winnipeg with 213. "We're certainly seeing the trend in the right direction with case numbers in Prairie Mountain Health, and so we'll be watching that closely. The latest updates on the novel coronavirus and COVID-19. Letters are edited for length and clarity. 218 cases in the Winnipeg health region. Letters must include the writer’s full name, address, and a daytime phone number. The individuals are working with their health care providers, and the health department has initiated contact tracing. There are 5,380 active cases at the moment. The data also shows 8,758 active cases and 5,893 individuals who have recovered from COVID-19. • mail Letters to the Editor, 1355 Mountain Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba, R2X 3B6. Cases and Risk of COVID-19. The data also shows: There have now been 13,544 cases of COVID-19 identified in Manitoba, the release says. Meanwhile, in Winnipeg, the COVID-19 testing centre at 1181 Portage Ave. will close Dec. 11. 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.