Manitoba public health reported 1757 new cases of COVID-19 this afternoon bringing the five day test positivity rate to 39.5 percent. Of the new cases 1350 are in Winnipeg with lower numbers in other regions including 60 in Northern health where the number of active cases is at 572. The Flin Flon, Snow Lake, Cranberry Portage, Sherridon district reports 26 active cases. Of the total 87,263 identified cases 17,076 are active, 68,787 people have recovered and 32 are in intensive care.
Saskatchewan health reported 1954 new cases since Friday bringing the seven day average of new cases to 515. 326 of the new cases were reported today. They note the number of new cases is likely low because they are limiting lab tests to those who are severely ill or vulnerable. Of the total 87,167 confirmed cases 4062 are active, 82,145 people have recovered and 95 are in hospital. Far Northeast Two reports no new cases and no cases are active.