Over 2,700 new COVID-19 cases in Canada, setting new record

Over 2,700 new COVID-19 cases in Canada, setting new record 1

 

Canada recorded its highest daily total of new COVID-19 cases as B.C. and Alberta also saw their worst day so far. Vanessa Lee reports.

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39 Comments on "Over 2,700 new COVID-19 cases in Canada, setting new record"

  1. Did not stop or test air travellers from hotspots . Stupid!

    • The Government just lifted travel ban on foreign students on Oct 20. They’re streaming in …

    • @santubong2011 Well, where else are they gonna find those “cases”? Who’s stupid enough to volunteer test?

    • Call Me Ishmael | October 23, 2020 at 8:28 PM | Reply

      Unless those travellers go to nursing homes, it doesn’t really matter.

      Influenza and pneumonia is a demonstrably larger risk to life to three-quarters of the Canadian public than is COVID. So says the government’s own data.

  2. Cases, cases, cases. How about we report of the mortality instead? Oh right, its not that high.

  3. LakersNations #23 LakersNation | October 23, 2020 at 10:35 AM | Reply

    U guys dont beleive all of this? Are u serious! Are u guys living under a rock or something?

  4. How many deaths?…cases mean nothing..its an infectious disease

    • Ottavio Rubini | October 23, 2020 at 4:48 PM | Reply

      What in the Sam Hill are you talking about? Please elaborate?🤔

    • Call Me Ishmael | October 23, 2020 at 8:35 PM | Reply

      @Ottavio Rubini Cases are no longer translating into hospitalizations or deaths at anywhere near the rate of five and six months ago. As per the official Canadian federal government COVID data:

      75,723 cases — 5,942 deaths = May-August (123 days)
      82,784 cases — 648 deaths = Sept.-Oct. 23rd (53 days)

      9% more cases in less than half the time, yet deaths are 89% lower.

    • Tamara Fletcher | October 23, 2020 at 9:49 PM | Reply

      @Ottavio Rubini This has a 99.8% survival rate. There has never been more testing which is why the ‘cases’ are going up. However deaths remain very low…. Only the severely immune compromised and elderly are passing from this. The rest don’t have symptoms or have symptoms similar to the seasonal flu.

  5. Pointless Escape | October 23, 2020 at 12:40 PM | Reply

    Maritimes chillin

  6. My oh My, a year to forget.

  7. Thailand ..pop 70 million… Covid cases.. 3000+, deaths… 59. They stopped the infected air travellers.

  8. the only curve is the MSM that’s against the public on a downward spiral

  9. And most of those are false positives.

  10. omg I’m so scared!! someone hold me pls!!!!!!!!!!!!

  11. You mean all of these cases with a 99% recovery rate and the majority of the time having no or little symptoms at all?

  12. ScottsC63 Edwards | October 23, 2020 at 9:42 PM | Reply

    Enough. Of. This. BS.

  13. Stephanie Whitehouse | October 23, 2020 at 9:43 PM | Reply

    FEAR FEAR MUST BE AFRAID

  14. So gash-it-all wot?

  15. Matrix Re-lived | October 23, 2020 at 9:52 PM | Reply

    Yes keep the fear going. They sound pathetic by now really.

  16. Rutheless Truth | October 23, 2020 at 9:55 PM | Reply

    Well when you allow travel and immigration of course it will come back it is why it came here in the first place. Also Quebec when you lock down your province keep your ignorant there. Thanks from your sugar daddy aka Ontario.

  17. i don’t believe a word you guys say..

  18. stop broadcasting cases…just deaths…U will see how NO one will panic

  19. This is getting so ridiculous.

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