By Cathy Elelman • 23 April 2020 • 13:14
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THE latest news on the coronavirus front in Almeria is mixed.
The depressing side of the coin is that the number of people testing positive for Covid-19 in the province has risen by 19 since Wednesday to 492, Junta de Andalucia Health and Families department figures show.
But on the positive side there have been no further deaths or admissions to intensive care units over the last 24 hours, and a further 20 people have recovered from the virus.
The provincial recovery total now stands at 185.
The number of Almeria’s coronavirus patients requiring hospital treatment since the start of the pandemic is 197.
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Cathy Elelman is the local writer for the Costa de Almeria edition of the Euro Weekly News.
Based in Mojacar for the last 21 years, Cathy is very much part of the local community and is always well and truly up on all the latest news and events going on in this region of Spain.
Her top goals are to do the best job she can informing the local English-speaking community, visitors to the area and the wider world about about the news in Almeria, to learn something new every day, and to embrace very new challenge this fast-changing world brings her way.
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