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The latest data from The COVID Tracking Project reported a record-high in coronavirus-related hospitalizations on Thanksgiving, days after public health officials urged Americans not to travel to celebrate the holiday.  According to the data, more than 90,480 people were hospitalized due to coronavirus on Thanksgiving. It marked the 32nd day in a row of increased …

Eight of the state’s 11 COVID-19 mitigation regions saw the same or lower positivity rates from the day before as of Monday, as that data lags three days behind the current day. “We continue to see concerning trends statewide in our hospitalization data, but in the most recent two or three days, we’ve seen a …

Tarrant County has now had more than 700 people hospitalized with COVID-19 for five straight days, the longest stretch the county has seen so far. Updated at 5:18 p.m. with additional comments from officials.   Tarrant County health officials announced Tuesday that people with COVID-19 now make up more than 15% of its county’s hospitalized …

November 12, 2020 at 12:23 AM EST As coronavirus soars, hospitals hope to avoid an agonizing choice: Who gets care and who goes home By Darryl Fears, Joel Achenbach and Brittney Martin The coronavirus pandemic is rolling across America like a great crimson wave. In Illinois, the rate of new infections is so high that …

News A valley hospital is warning of an “alarming” shift in coronavirus metics – the number of patients hospitalized with coronavirus at Eisenhower Health doubled over the weekend. Hospital officials said the number of infected people there has climbed steadily over the last 7 days. 20 new patients were admitted with coronavirus since Nov. 1. …

Alaska is in the midst of a second wave of coronavirus that’s setting new records and shows no sign of slowing. Case numbers are surging in Anchorage and Fairbanks but also in isolated, medically underserved rural communities including the Yukon River delta village of Chevak where nearly 18% of the population tested positive in the …

ROANOKE, Va – A rise in hospitalizations for COVID-19 cases has health officials in the Roanoke and Alleghany Health Districts calling for more vigilance from the public when it comes to curbing the spread of the disease. Health officials say they are now seeing the most hospitalizations since March. “We have far too many people …

Since Oct. 3, the Minnesota Department of Health has reported nine new hospitalizations due to the disease caused by the coronavirus among Crow Wing County residents. This represents the single largest increase in hospitalizations in the county during a one-week period since the pandemic began as total cases edged past 700 Friday, Oct. 9. “Where …

SPRINGFIELD —  Despite an increase in COVID-19 infections that pushed the region’s largest city into the high- risk category, the number of patients admitted for the virus at Baystate Health hospitals has declined from the previous week. Officials reported eight people who have tested positive for the disease are hospitalized with one in the critical …

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The Allegheny County Health Department is reporting 146 new Coronavirus cases Saturday out of 1,631 test results, and one additional death. Of the 146 cases reported in the past 24 hours, 145 are confirmed cases and one is probable. The county-wide total now stands at 7,161 since March 14. New cases range …