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Clark County COVID-19 activity at record-high levels in latest report

Clark County COVID-19 activity at record-high levels in latest report”

The agency also reported six additional deaths, bringing the state's death toll to 1,055.

Activity levels ebbed to the moderate level of 63.1 in the week ending August 31, raising hopes of more in-person education, but case numbers began rising after the Labor Day weekend, boosting activity levels from 64.07 on September 7 to 69.4 on September 14; 76.15 on September 21; 86.18 on September 28; and 95.6 on October 6.

Broken down by health region, this equates to 3,892 cases of COVID-19 in the Vancouver Coastal Health region, 5,595 in the Fraser Health region, 235 in the Island Health region, 582 in the Interior Health region, 331 in the Northern Health region and 89 cases of people who reside outside of Canada.

The county has averaged about 19 new cases per day over the last 14 days, according to a 14-day moving average graph updated weekdays by the local health department.

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Currently, 77 individuals are hospitalized with COVID-19, 24 of whom are in intensive care.

The department reported 13,815 active cases of the virus and that 85,265 people have recovered.

"We know spending time cheering with other parents and fans increases the risk of transmission and exposure", Henry said. The number of active cases, which counts positive cases still in their isolation period, was 135 on Tuesday.

On Tuesday, Henry said that people who are waiting for results should continue to self-isolate, but she recognizes that is a burden and health officials are working on reducing the wait.



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