Saskatchewan Health reported this afternoon 269 new cases of COVID-19. They also announced two additional deaths one each from the Saskatoon and North West zones in the 80s age group. Of the new cases 59 are in Regina, 51 in Saskatoon and 50 in North Central with lower numbers in other zones including Far North East with 14. Of the 12, 328 reported cases 4380 are considered active, 7767 individuals have recovered and 124 are in hospital with 27 in intensive care.
The Saskatchewan government has announced nearly two million dollars in funding for licensed child care centers and family child care homes across the province to support the safety of children and staff by assisting with the cost of personal protective equipment, cleaning and sanitizing supplies.