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VA COVID Status, Feb 16, 2021: positive news conitnues

  VA COVID  Status, Feb 16, 2021 Note: I am reporting on yesterday’s numbers. Life has gotten in the way of updating more regularly.  I am continuing the monitor the numbers, and if the trends change, I will try to update. Otherwise, updates will be sporadic, as I need to tend to my health.  This is full update The introduction section, situation awareness, is updated with every post.  The figures and tables in the document are always updated, but the text in the remainder of the document is only changed as needed. Situational Awareness Big picture: The numbers continue to improve.  This is probably a result of returning to proper social distancing/hygiene after the holidays.  The number of hospitalized continues to drop, and the percent positive is now below 10% again. All positive indicators.  This cannot be explained by just vaccinations:  that would reduce us from the beak by 10-15%, not 50%.  So, good job, Virginia! Keep it up. Yesterday’s case count is 1,770, our second consecuti