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Wednesday, August 4, 2021
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A total of 16 new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Lethbridge over 48 hours

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For the second day in a row, Lethbridge has reported eight new COVID-19 cases.

The city-wide total now sits at 118 confirmed cases and 43 are active.

There are currently 14 active cases on the north side, 21 on the south side, and 8 active COVID-19 cases on the west side.

Over the past 24 hours Lethbridge County, Cardston County, the MD of Taber, and Medicine Hat all added one new case each.

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Province-wide there were 133 new cases of COVID-19 out of about 9,000 tests as well as three additional deaths.

The number of active cases in Alberta currently sits at 1430 which is almost two-and-a-half times higher than it was three weeks ago (590 on July 9).

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Tina Karst

A Lethbridge College alumnus, Tina moved back to the community two years after convocation, in September 2007, to become a member of the CJOC News Team. She started as a weekend reporter/anchor and now serves as Associate News Director. When Tina’s not tracking down local news, she’s either busy at home with Jordan and their two kids or creating custom macrame pieces for a growing list of clients.

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