B.C. announces first COVID-19 death in more than a week

Health officials on Monday reported 32 new cases of COVID-19 in B.C. over the past three days and one new death in long-term care.

There were 10 positive cases from Friday to Saturday, six cases from Saturday to Sunday, and 16 from Sunday to Monday.

There are 2,822 confirmed cases of the disease in the province. Of those, 2,471 patients have fully recovered, or about 87.5 per cent.

2:25B.C. reports 8 new cases of COVID-19, 6th day of no new deaths

B.C. reports 8 new cases of COVID-19, 6th day of no new deaths

B.C. now has just 182 active cases.

Fourteen patients are in hospital, with six of them in intensive care.

The province’s COVID-19 death toll is now at 169.

Provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry said there are no new outbreaks at long-term care or assisted-living facilities and no new community outbreaks.

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