|Data from BC CDC indicates a rise in case counts|
for Prince Rupert and Kitimat from the most
reent reporting period
This week's data for the period of March 13-19 indicated that most communities in the Northwest had held to their levels of last week, while two communities saw a slight increase in the reports of positive cases of COVID.
The results for Prince Rupert provided for a near doubling from that of a week ago, with 11 cases recorded in the current period.
Smithers also recorded a slight increase up to 13 from the 9 cases recorded one week ago.
The full review across the region for the week of March 13-19 from the BC CDC looks as follows:
Kitimat -- 13 cases
Prince Rupert -- 11 cases