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Active virus cases in Ballarat climb to 18 over the weekend


Ballarat's active cases of coronavirus remained unchanged yesterday on 18.

However confirmed cases went up to 39 following what's believed to be an update of contact tracing data by the department of health.
Neighboring Shires Moorabool and Golden Plains have 13 cases each with 2 in the Pyrenees.
In related news, there's now only one person being treated for coronavirus at the Ballarat Base Hospital, that person is in a stable condition.
However the number of people the hospital is caring for in their own homes continues to jump, it now numbers 16.
COVID19 positive cases linked to Ballarat Health Services’ inpatient rehabilitation program remains unchanged at 2. 
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