Breakthrough COVID cases rising, 95% or more mild, doctors say

By , Daily Memphian Updated: August 29, 2021 11:41 AM CT | Published: August 29, 2021 4:00 AM CT

In Shelby County, about one in five (23%) or 1,185 of the daily cases reported in the last month have been breakthrough cases. 


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Jane Roberts

Jane Roberts

Longtime journalist Jane Roberts is a Minnesotan by birth and a Memphian by choice. She's lived and reported in the city more than two decades. She covers business news and features for The Daily Memphian.


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