Manitoba public health reports 342 laboratory confirmed cases of COVID-19 for the week of September 4th to 10th a decrease from 474 the previous week. The Winnipeg region reported 185 new cases followed by the Northern health region with 60 down from 106 the previous week. The volume of lab tests decreased to on average 327 people tested per day compared to 344 the previous week with a test positivity rate of 19.9 percent a decrease from 22.5 percent the previous week. There were 65 hospital admissions down from 70 and 10 ICU admissions down from 16 the previous week.
In their monthly report for Augusts 14th to September 10th Saskatchewan health reported 1932 new cases or on average 483 per week compared to 1524 new cases or 381 per week for the previous month with a test positivity rate of 8.9 percent up from 7.4 percent. Both hospital admissions and ICU admissions have increased. Hospitalizations for the period were 594 or 149 per week up from 556 or 139 per week and ICU admissions were 38 or 10 per week up from 30 or 8 per week in the previous period.