Stories tagged: "covid deaths"


Motorists line up at a coronavirus testing site. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Virginia’s COVID-19 Numbers Are Improving. But We’re Not Clear Yet.

RICHMOND- The Virginia Health Dept. announced good news and bad Wednesday.

A computer error caused a delay in reporting 96 deaths in Virginia linked to COVID-19.
COVID “Backlog” Adds 96 Deaths to Virginia Total

RICHMOND-On Tuesday, Virginia saw a spike in deaths caused by COVID-19, with 96 more added to the total.

A look at how COVID-19 affected each county in Virginia.
Radford Is No Longer a COVID-19 Hotspot. But Three Other Virginia Counties Took Its Place.

RICHMOND- Radford isn't a COVID-19 hotspot anymore. The bad news is that three counties took its place this week.

The number of figures (1000) illustrates just 1% of the official count of people who've died from COVID-19. Graphic via Desirée Tapia for COURIER
The U.S. Has Officially Passed 100,000 Deaths From Coronavirus. The Real Number Is Likely Much Higher.

The current death toll could actually be as high as 125,000 Americans, according to a New York Times analysis.