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Number of active COVID-19 cases in Lethbridge continues to decline

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LETHBRIDGE, AB – The number of active COVID-19 cases in Lethbridge continues to drop.

There are now 155 people contagious with the virus which is down 13 from Sunday’s update, even with six new cases reported on Monday.

The number of active cases province-wide remained the same day-to-day at 19,201.

Another 1,240 people in Alberta tested positive for COVID-19 in the past day out of 18,306 tests for a provincial positivity rate of 6.8-percent – the lowest it’s been in weeks.

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There were nine additional deaths reported to Alberta Health Services in the last 24 hours and there are 795 people in hospital, 151of them in the ICU.

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

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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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