Saskatchewan Health reported this afternoon 181 new cases of COVID-19. They also reported four additional deaths with three in the Saskatoon zone and one in the South zone. The new cases are located in Regina with 67, Saskatoon with 41 and lower numbers in other zones including 15 in the Far North East.
Of the 8745 reported cases 3819 are considered active, 4875 have recovered, 121 people are in hospital with 24 in intensive care with related deaths totaling 51. The seven day average of daily new cases is 264 or 21.8 new cases per 100 thousand people.
The Ministry of Justice says that as of today 107 inmates and 23 staff at the Saskatoon Correctional Centre had tested positive for COVID-19. The Ministry of Corrections and Policing calls the outbreak deeply concerning and says all inmates at the jail will continue to be tested.