KFL&A Public Health reporting new COVID-19 death for second straight day
KFL&A Public Health is reporting a new death from COVID-19 for the second straight day.
It is the eight death from COVID-19 in KFL&A since the pandemic began.
On Wednesday, 40 new cases of COVID-19 were reported.
A new outbreak was also declared, this time at John Graves Simcoe Public School, with three active cases.
There are a total of 15 active outbreaks of COVID-19 in the region.
The number of known active cases went up, it's now at 234.
13 people are in the hospital with the virus, eight of them are in the intensive care unit, six of them are on ventilators.
40 new cases of COVID-19 to report in #KFLA. 234 active cases. 1 new death reported since yesterday. 1 new outbreak.— KFLA Public Health (@KFLAPH) November 24, 2021
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The Renfrew County and District Health Unit is confirming additional positive cases of COVID-19 in students at Highview Public School and Champlain Discovery Public School in Pembroke.
Six new cases of COVID-19 are being reported in Leeds, Grenville, and Lanark.
A total of 117 new cases of COVID-19 were reported in the KFL&A region over the weekend, as well as a new death.
The Renfrew County and District Health Unit is reporting a total of 29 new cases of COVID-19 over the weekend.
Kingston Police have released updated images of a suspect as it continues to investigate an aggravated assault over the Halloween weekend.
Killaloe OPP are investigating a theft of a dump trailer in the Township of Madawaska Valley.
24 new cases of COVID-19 are being reported in Leeds, Grenville, and Lanark over the weekend.
A traffic stop in the Town of Prescott has led to a drug trafficking charge.
We are expected to learn the weekend COVID-19 numbers for Renfrew County today.