Alberta adds 127 COVID-19 cases, 1 death

By Chris Brown	
		Two locations currently		Medicine Hat pharmacies offering asymptomatic COVID testing				Jul 31 2020 3:31 PM

By Chris Brown Two locations currently Medicine Hat pharmacies offering asymptomatic COVID testing Jul 31 2020 3:31 PM

Alberta reported 127 new coronavirus cases Friday, adding another day this week with new case numbers well over 100.

Health officials completed 685,297 tests in the province.

One person from the Central Health Zone has died as a result of the virus, which is the second death for that region. Alberta's death toll from COVID-19 now sits at 196. The Edmonton zone follows with 272 active infections.

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The province announced 133 new cases on Thursday, 113 on Wednesday, 80 on Tuesday, and an average of 101 cases per day last weekend. The number of recoveries in the city remains listed at 47.

In Alberta, there are 10,716 total cases - 1,408 considered active, a decrease of 22, and 9,113 recovered, an increase of 130. Those figures have remained the same since Monday after the outbreaks were declared July 24.

The map showing the location of all active cases in the province can be found here.

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