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Hospitalizations increase in Spokane County

UPDATED: Fri., May 7, 2021

 (Molly Quinn / The Spokesman-Review)
(Molly Quinn / The Spokesman-Review)

The Spokane Regional Health District confirmed 103 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday and three additional deaths from the virus.

There have been 618 deaths due to COVID-19 recorded in Spokane County residents during the pandemic.

There are 10 more people hospitalized in local hospitals than on Wednesday. Eighty-four COVID-19 patients are being treated at Spokane hospitals.

The Panhandle Health District confirmed 30 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday and no additional deaths.

There are 21 Panhandle residents hospitalized with COVID-19.

From staff reports

Arielle Dreher's reporting for The Spokesman-Review is funded in part by Report for America and by members of the Spokane community. This story can be republished by other organizations for free under a Creative Commons license. For more information on this, please contact our newspaper’s managing editor.

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