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Wednesday, August 4, 2021
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Alberta reports 1,738 more positive COVID tests, 21 new cases in Lethbridge

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LETHBRIDGE, AB – The COVID-19 provincial positivity rate remains high in Alberta at 8.3 per cent.

Another 1,738 people tested positive for the virus over the past day and there were 18 more deaths.

At present count, 684 people are in hospital province-wide and 123 of them are in the ICU.

Here in the South Zone, there were 67 new cases of COVID-19 and 21 of them are in Lethbridge.

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In Lethbridge County, there were eight more cases, there were five more in Cardston County, and in Medicine Hat another 10 people tested positive.

Click here for the latest local, national and international data on COVID-19 case numbers.

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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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