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Four COVID-19 deaths confirmed in south-central region

Feb. 8 – MANKATO – South-central Minnesota on Tuesday confirmed four new deaths from COVID-19, bringing the region’s February death toll from the disease to 10. The deaths occurred in a Martin County resident between the ages of 65 and 69, a Faribault County resident between the ages of 85 and 89, a Faribault County […]

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The south-central region recorded four new deaths confirmed by COVID-19 | Local News

MANKATO — South-central Minnesota recorded four new confirmed deaths from COVID-19 on Wednesday, including a 40- to 44-year-old man from Blue Earth County. The other three deaths in the area from the disease occurred in Nicollet, Brown and Faribault counties, according to the Minnesota Department of Health. All three were between 75 and 79 years […]

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4,159 new cases of COVID reported, 392 in our central region on November 28

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WTAJ) – The Pennsylvania Department of Health reports that 4,159 new cases of COVID-19 have been reported since Saturday, bringing the state’s total to 1,725,902 known cases since the start of the pandemic, according to the COVID Alert PA app. 32 new deaths were identified by the Pennsylvania Death Registry for Saturday, bringing […]

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5,143 new COVID cases reported, 392 in our central region on November 27

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WTAJ) – The Pennsylvania Department of Health reports that 5,143 new cases of COVID-19 have been reported since Friday, bringing the state’s total to 1,721,743 known cases since the start of the pandemic, according to the COVID Alert PA app. Four new deaths were identified by the Pennsylvania death registry for Saturday, bringing […]

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6,122 new COVID cases reported, 392 in our central region November 26 | WTAJ

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WTAJ) – The Pennsylvania Department of Health reports that 6,122 new cases of COVID-19 have been reported since Thursday, bringing the state’s total to 1,716,600 known cases since the start of the pandemic, according to the COVID Alert PA app. Due to the holidays, no new deaths were identified by the Pennsylvania death […]

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5,950 new COVID cases reported, 446 in our central region Nov 25 – Thanksgiving | WTAJ

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WTAJ) – The Pennsylvania Department of Health reports that 5,950 new cases of COVID-19 have been reported since Monday, bringing the state’s total to 1,710,478 known cases since the start of the pandemic, according to the COVID Alert PA app. 146 new deaths have been identified by the Pennsylvania death registry for a […]

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7,569 new COVID cases reported, 669 in our central region on November 24 | WTAJ

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WTAJ) – The Pennsylvania Department of Health reports that 7,569 new cases of COVID-19 have been reported since Monday, bringing the state’s total to 1,704,528 known cases since the start of the pandemic, according to the COVID Alert PA app. 98 new deaths have been identified by the Pennsylvania death registry for a […]

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1 ICU Bed Remains in Central Region as COVID Surge Continues – Pine and Lakes Echo Journal

Only one staffed intensive care unit bed remained available in the central Minnesota region as of Thursday, Nov. 18, and fewer than 20 existed statewide. Of 102 adult intensive care beds at central Minnesota hospitals — including those in Brainerd and St. Cloud — 101 were occupied and nearly half contained a COVID-19 patient, according […]

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191 new cases, four deaths in the central region

The downward trend in new COVID-19 cases continued in the central region with 191 people testing positive in all nine districts on Tuesday. Four other deaths from complications resulting from the infection were recorded in the state Department of Health bulletin. Of the four, two were from Tiruchi district and one from Tiruvarur and Perambalur […]

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Where are the vaccinations weakest? Few counties in the Central West region reached 40% vaccinated

CELINA – Some of the lowest coronavirus vaccination rates are concentrated in west-central Ohio, where interest in vaccines remains low despite ongoing public health campaigns to reach refractories. Only 34% of Mercer County residents started their vaccines on Friday, according to data from the Ohio Department of Health. In Hardin County, 33.75% of residents are […]

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Coronavirus cases in Virginia jump overnight; the central region sees an increase in cases of delta variant

RICHMOND, Virginia (WWBT) – Virginia saw a surge in COVID-19 cases overnight, as much of the United States sees moderate to high transmission rates. It comes as Gov. Ralph Northam announces his intention to address the state’s school mask policy for the fall. More than 720 new cases have been reported to the Virginia Department […]

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Yakima County and Rest of South Central Region Immediately Move to Phase 2 of State Reopening Plan | Coronavirus

Yakima County and the other five counties in the south-central region immediately move to phase 2 due to a review of hospital admission data that shows the region has reached enough metrics to do so. , which gives a boost to local businesses and high school sports. Gov. Jay Inslee said in a tweet on […]

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Kittitas County and Rest of South-Central Washington Area OK for Phase 2 After Data Reporting Error | Columbia Basin

KENNEWICK, Wash. (AP) – Six counties in south-central Washington have been approved to move to Phase 2 reopening and can immediately ease COVID restrictions, the state Department of Health said on Sunday. Benton, Franklin, Yakima, Kittitas, Walla Walla, and Columbia counties were the last of the state’s 39 counties to move to Phase 2. The […]

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Phase 2 Begins for South Central Washington Region

After announcing on Thursday that the South Central region was not allowed to move into Phase 2 of the recovery plan roadmap like the rest of the state, the state health department of Washington said Sunday the decision was overturned. THURSDAY: South-central Washington held back as state moves to Phase 2 of reopening FRIDAY: Tri-Cities […]

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South-Central Region Immediately Moves to Phase 2 of State’s Reopening Plan

Mai Hoang / Yakima Herald-Republic Yakima County and the other five counties in the South Central region are moving immediately to Phase 2 due to a review of hospital admissions data that shows the region has reached enough metrics to do so. , which provides a major boost to local businesses and high school athletics. […]

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South Central Region Far From Meeting Criteria to Progress on New COVID State Reopening Plan | Local

Yakima County and the other five counties in the south-central region are likely far from moving to the next phase of the state’s new plan to reopen, based on the latest data used by the Department of Health of the ‘State. The south-central region was the only region that did not meet any of the […]