Scheduled for January 10th, In Response to Nationwide Spread of COVID-19
On December 21st, Echizen Town announced that it will suspend the Coming-of-Age ceremony, that was scheduled for January 10, 2021. The decision was made by the Echizen Town Novel Coronavirus Response Headquarters due to the continuous nationwide spread of COVID-19. Echizen Town is the first municipality within Fukui Prefecture to suspend its Coming-of-Age ceremony.
December 26th Report
On December 26th, Fukui Prefecture reported two new COVID-19 infections, of an Oi Town male company employee (20s) and a Tsuruga City male company employee (30s). Brief details of each case are as follows:
 Oi Town male company employee (20s)
On December 25th, as a close contact, the man had a biological sample taken, which tested positive for COVID-19 through a PCR test. He is currently asymptomatic. During December 21st through 24th, he had spent some time within Kyoto Prefecture.
 Tsuruga City male company employee (30s)
On December 25th, the man administered a personal test kit that showed positive for COVID-19, which was later verified with a PCR test. He is currently asymptomatic, and has no history of travel outside the prefecture during the past two weeks.
Fukui Prefecture now has a cumulative total of 345 COVID-19 cases.
Sources: https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/201226.pdf; https://www.fukuishimbun.co.jp/articles/-/1232368