February 26, 2021

Recent news on COVID-19 developments in Canada

Recent News on COVID-19 Advances in Canada (All Time East): At 6:45 pm Alberta’s Chief Medical Officer said nine new COVID – 19 related deaths have been reported in the province in the last 24 hours. Dr.

Recent News on COVID-19 Advances in Canada (All Time East):

6:45 p.m.

Alberta’s chief medical officer said nine new COVID-19-related deaths have been reported in the state in the past 24 hours.

Dr. Deena Hinshaw says Alberta has identified 378 new viruses in 7,541 tests.

Hinsha says there are 4,758 active cases in the province and 321 in provincial hospitals.

He says 53 of those patients are in intensive care.

2:55 pm

Saskatchewan reports four new deaths from COVID-19 and 182 new virus patients.

Two of the dead were in their 60s and the other two were in their 70s.

The province says 1,670 COVID-19 cases are considered active.

The government says 2,428 COVID-19 vaccine doses were given on Saturday.

2:10 p.m.

Manitoba today reported two COVID-19-related deaths and 58 new cases of the virus.

One of the deaths was a man in his 70s, whose case was linked to an explosion at the Heritage Life Personal Care Home in Newrville, Maine, and the other was an 80-year-old woman from the Winnipeg health region.

The province says 208 people are in hospital due to Govt-19, including 31 patients in intensive care.

Manitoba’s current five-day COVID-19 test positive rate is 5.3 percent provincially and 4.1 percent in Winnipeg.

1:10 p.m.

New Brunswick reports four new cases of COVID-19 and one new death as a result of an infection.

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Health officials have confirmed that an 80-year-old man has died in the manor Belly View, an adult residential facility in Edmundston.

The province has now recorded a total of 25 deaths related to the corona virus novel.

Authorities say three of today’s new cases are in the Edmundston area and the other in the Moncton area.

There are now 87 active cases in the province.

1 p.m.

Newfoundland and Labrador report 25 confirmed new cases of COFID-19.

All of the cases are in the Eastern Health Region, which includes St. John’s.

Health officials say there is a prognosis positive case for confirmation.

There are currently 430 active COVID-19 cases in the province.

11:30 p.m.

Nova Scotia today announced a new case of COVID-19.

Health officials say the new case is in the eastern zone and that it travels outside the province.

Nova Scotia currently has 19 active COVID-19 infections.

One person is currently in hospital and is in intensive care.

11:15 am

The Quebec government has registered 666 new cases of COVID-19 and 15 additional deaths related to the virus, including seven in the last 24 hours.

Admission to hospital with 119 patients in intensive care was reduced from 14 to 686, a decrease from the previous day.

The province delivered just 13,000 vaccine doses on Saturday, most of which were to health workers or people living in nursing homes or senior citizens’ residences.

10:45 p.m.

Ontario has linked 1,087 new COVID-19 cases and 13 new deaths to the virus.

The latest figures indicate the first decline since Sunday, with 1,228 new infections reported in the province.

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Although not all hospitals report efficacy on weekends, the province says at least 660 patients are currently hospitalized with COVID-19.

The numbers come a day before the York region north of Toronto was able to redraw Ontario’s color-coded epidemic response framework in red.

Toronto, the nearby Peel Region and the North Bay Barry Sound Health District will stay home as of Monday.

This report of the Canadian edition was first published on February 21, 2021.

The Canadian Press