B.C. health officials to provide Tuesday COVID-19 update

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Posted June 16, 2020 5:08 pm

Health officials are set to provide their daily update on Tuesday on British Columbia’s response to the novel coronavirus pandemic.

A day earlier, officials announced 36 new cases of COVID-19 over a three-day span, bringing the province’s total to 2,745 cases. About 87 per cent of these patients have recovered so far.

2:01 No COVID-19 cases linked to B.C. schools since return to classroom

No COVID-19 cases linked to B.C. schools since return to classroom

There were no new deaths, leaving B.C.’s death toll at 168.

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Provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry said Monday there have been no COVID-19 cases linked to schools after they reopened for voluntary in-person instruction two weeks ago.

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The news conference at 3 p.m. will be carried live on BC1, on our website, the Global BC Facebook page and CKNW.

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