Here is the complete COVID report for Tuesday.
There is, as yet, no useful information available on the omicron variant, other than that it has been found in many places outside of Africa, including Canada.
The newest wave in Europe continues unabated.
In the USA, the worst numbers are still in the upper midwest, ranging from Montana to Michigan. Minnesota and North Dakota have the worst rates of new cases, while Wyoming, Montana and North Dakota have the worst fatality rates, meaning that North Dakota is near the top of both lists.