The total for the county is now 662, with 174 cases that are actively being monitored by the Health Department, 477 that have recovered, and a total of 11 deaths.
Jackson County Public Health reported on Tuesday that a fifth person in the county has died due to coronavirus. A total of 48 active cases are being reported.
Fremont County has the most cases of any county in the state with 599 confirmed cases and 14 deaths, according to the WDH.
In particular, an increase in the weekly case incidence rate was reported across all regions in the last seven days, except for Africa.
Even though officials announced another 96 infections, the province's active caseload plummeted to 1,465, down from 1,987 on Monday.
Since the start of the pandemic, there have been 2,984 cases of COVID-19 in the Vancouver Coastal Health region, 4,254 in the Fraser Health region, 203 in the Island Health region, 511 in the Interior Health region, 266 in the Northern Health region and 86 cases of people who reside outside of Canada.
Last week, some 37,700 new deaths linked to the virus were recorded worldwide, marking a decline of 10 per cent compared to the previous week.
Note: According to MDH - "Because all data are preliminary, the change in number of cumulative positive cases and deaths from one day to the next may not equal the newly reported cases or deaths".
Reuters reports that British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told people on Tuesday to work from home where possible and ordered bars and restaurants to close early to tackle a fast-spreading second wave of Covid-19 with restrictions lasting probably six months.
Berks County has 6,903 total cases and 391 deaths, with 41 new cases and no new deaths reported in the last day. The increase in new cases can not exclusively be explained by increased testing, the Public Health Agency said on Tuesday.
For roughly 39 percent of all cases as of Tuesday, health officials don't know how the patient came into contact with the virus.