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The number of Covid-19 cases for Bulletin #915 was 211. The seven day average (confirmed lab-reported cases) has dropped to 260.

The number of active cases is now at 1,032, up from 882 on the previous day, and 917 for the seven-day average.

The 24-hour positivity was 21.89%, down from the day before. The 4-week positivity rate is 5.06%, down from the day before.

The Ministry of Public Health recommends getting the third and fourth booster vaccines. The third booster is recommended for children from 12 years now that there have been outbreaks in private and public schools.

The fourth booster is available for those 18 years and older. The fourth booster can be applied four months after the third booster. It is recommended especially for those over 50 years of age and those with depressed immune systems.

The Pfizer vaccine is available for these boosters, but those who do not qualify...

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