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Victoria records no new local cases

Victoria has recorded no new cases after a hotel quarantine worker tested positive to COVID-19. The 26-year-old’s family members have tested negative, Victoria Premier Daniel Andrews said. While the Premier did not confirm whether or not the worker has a mutant strain of the virus, he said the virus variants posed a “big challenge”. “(As… Read More »

Vic records zero new cases

Victoria has recorded zero new cases of COVID-19 and zero deaths in the past 24 hours. The figures, a welcome start to November, come as Premier Daniel Andrews took a break from his daily press conference on Saturday for the first time in 120 days. The 14-day rolling average in metropolitan Melbourne is at 2.2,… Read More »

Covid: 16,000 coronavirus cases missed in daily figures after IT error

A technical glitch that meant nearly 16,000 cases of coronavirus went unreported has delayed efforts to trace contacts of people who tested positive. Public Health England said 15,841 cases between 25 September and 2 October were left out of the UK daily case figures. They were then added in to reach Saturday’s figure of 12,872… Read More »

Coronavirus hospitalizations grow in the Midwest amid climbing cases — ‘It’s clearly a forest fire’

Growing coronavirus outbreaks across the American West and Midwest have started to take an alarming turn as some states report growing Covid-19 hospitalizations and a shrinking supply of beds for patients.  Six states reached record high Covid-19 hospitalizations, based on a weekly average to smooth out the reporting, as of Friday, according to a CNBC… Read More »