Mainly cloudy. 40 percent chance of flurries or rain showers changing to 40 percent chance of rain showers near noon. Wind up to 15 km/h. High 8. Wind chill minus 4 this morning.
Tonight – Mainly cloudy. 40 percent chance of showers early this evening. Wind up to 15 km/h. Low minus 2. Wind chill minus 4 overnight.
Status of COVID-19 cases in Algoma (May 6, 2021, 6:00 pm)
Tested – 134,462
Confirmed Cases – 342
Active Cases – 26
Active Cases (non-Algoma residents who are temporarily in Algoma) – 0
Currently Hospitalized – 0
Currently Hospitalized (non-Algoma residents who are temporarily in Algoma) – 2
Resolved Cases – 316
Deceased – 4
Cases Screened Positive for VOC – 63
Total doses administered: 41,230
|Dose||# of Algoma residents who have received immunization||% eligible Algoma residents who have received immunization (adults 16+)||% all Algoma residents who have received immunization (any age)|
|People partially immunized with first dose only||33,574||34.7%||29.3%|
|People fully immunized with first and second dose||3,828||4.0%||3.3%|
|Total people immunized (first dose and/or fully vaccinated):||37,402||38.7%||32.5%|
There were no new wildland fires or active fires in the Northeast region by late afternoon yesterday. The fire hazard is low to moderate today across the region.
Good news – TBay Health has announced that the COVID-19 outbreak at Canadian Pacific east of Schreiber and Terrace Bay has been declared over.
The Sault Area Hospital and Algoma University will be testing new, wearable technology, designed to help detect early diseases. They have created an underwear (more clothing options are coming) that monitors many physiological conditions
On May 7, 1945 – Germany surrendered unconditionally to the Allies at Reims.
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