Sumary of COVID-19: Active, average cases rise again as B.C. reports 78 new infections:
- Active and average COVID-19 case numbers trended upward again Wednesday, as the province reported 78 new infections and no additional deaths.
- The seven-day average for new cases, which has been climbing slowly since Thursday, rose to 58. Click here to view data » Click here to view data » Story continues below Active cases rose to 729, the highest they have been since July 4. B.
- reports 76 new COVID-19 cases, 80% of eligible people have received at least one vaccine dose Of the new cases, 21 were in the Fraser Health Region, 23 were in the Vancouver Coastal Health region, 31 were in the Interior Health region, one was in the Northern Health region and two were in the Vancouver Island Health region.
- Pop-up vaccine clinics in Metro Vancouver aim to boost slumping 1st dose numbers There were 48 people in hospital, 16 of whom were in intensive care.