Audio update – McConkey says Donegal requires “special help”

first_img By News Highland – November 30, 2020 Audio update – McConkey says Donegal requires “special help” AudioHomepage BannerNews Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme Twitter Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA WhatsApp RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR The estimated national 14-day incidence rate of Covid-19 now stands at 92 cases per 100,000 people- the lowest it’s been since late September. However, with a rate just under 220, Donegal remains the county with the highest rate, and is now the only county with a rate above 200.It comes as 299 new cases of the virus were announced by the Department of Health last night, along with two additional deaths. 41 of the new cases were in Donegal.The county also has the highest rate of hospital cases, with 43 of the the state’s 257 Covid patients in Donegal.Professor Sam McConkey says as we exit Level 5, the priority must be to keep covid numbers down so there isn’t a third, fourth or fifth wave.On today’s Nine til Noon Show, he told Greg Hughes that Donegal needs special help…………. Google+ Google+ Community Enhancement Programme open for applications center_img Renewed calls for full-time Garda in Kilmacrennan Twitter Facebook Pinterest Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Pinterest WhatsApp Facebook Publicans in Republic watching closely as North reopens further Previous articleResolution needed on Drumboe pathway impasse – McGowanNext article“There is a Brexit deal to be done” – Coveney News Highland last_img read more