Home Issue 21 Now it's five Issue 21Volume 25 Now it's five By Erwin Chlanda 21 March 2020 4 32 Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp A Territory couple who disembarked from the Ruby Princess cruise ship in Sydney and flew to Darwin tested positive to Coronavirus (COVID-19) today. This brings the number of confirmed cases of coronavirus COVID-19 in the NT to five in total. Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp Previous articleNT closing borders to interstate arrivalsNext articleAggravated assault in attempted handbag snatch Erwin Chlandahttps://alicespringsnews.com.au RELATED ARTICLES Issue 32 Caring for kids, stopping offending: The town’s big issue. Erwin Chlanda - 14 August 2020 0 By ERWIN CHLANDA There was a strong thread at the election debate on Wednesday night, right across the political spectrum, about caring for young people... Read more Issue 33 Watercolour painting: learning from the best, one click away Erwin Chlanda - 14 August 2020 0 By KIERAN FINNANE It was a case of watch and emulate: two of the top painters from the ‘Hermannsburg School’, working in the tradition of... Read more Issue 32 Braitling is an endurance race, says anti fracking Hopper Erwin Chlanda - 13 August 2020 0 By JULIUS DENNIS Almost 14% of the Territory has already had their say in the August 22 election via early voting, says the NT Electoral... Read more 4 COMMENTS And has anyone suggested that the New South Wales health minister Brad Hazzard should be charged with criminal negligence for allowing those 2700 passengers to disembark without being tested for the virus? I agree with you Hal, but all authorities should be charged. “Australians have been advised against all non-essential travel within the country, in addition to being told not to travel overseas.” To me it looks like a farce: talk but no action. I have a friend who came back from France two days ago: France – Noosa without out any control whatsoever. She put herself in isolation. Stay healthy – we must beat this virus. World wide daily deaths from Tuberculosis 3014 Hepatitis B 2430 HIV/AIDS 2110 Malaria 2002 For which of these diseases are we checked for coming into Australia? COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 88 per day but rising. How rife is Hepatitis B in Alice Springs? LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Please enter your comment! Please enter your name here You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.