As of Thursday, January 28, there were 70 active cases of COVID-19 among residents of the MRC d’Argenteuil, according to the CISSS des Laurentides regional health authority.  On Wednsday, January 27, there had been 71 active cases across Argenteuil.  Across the entire Laurentides region of Québec, there were 909 active cases of COVID-19 as of January 28.

The number of deaths due to COVID-19 in Argenteuil remained at 15 on Thursday.

The Québec government reported active cases of COVID-19 at the following schools across the MRC d’Argenteuil as of January 27:

École Dansereau-St-Martin in Grenville

Séminaire du Sacré-Coeur in Grenville-sur-la-Rouge

Laurentian Regional High School in Lachute

Laurentian Elementary School in Lachute

Polyvalente Lavigne in Lachute

École Bouchard in Brownsburg

As of January 27, COVID-19 cases were present at the Résidence de Lachute, Résidence Médaillion d’or Lachute, and at the CHSLD Argenteuil long-term care facility in Lachute.

Québec statistics

The curfew across Québec intended to reduce the spread of COVID-19 continues from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. nightly until February 8.  All citizens are to remain at home during that time, unless for specific medical, employment, or emergency reasons.

According to the Institut national de santé publique du Québec (INSPQ), there were 15,263 active cases of COVID-19 across Québec as of Wednesday, January 27.  The number of active cases had increased by 1,368 from January 26 to January 27.

There were 1,264 COVID-19 patients in hospital across Québec as of January 27, and 212 of those patients were in intensive care.

There had been 9,667 confirmed deaths due to COVID-19 across Québec as of January 27, which was an increase of 37 deaths from January 26.