No New COVID-19 Cases
No new cases of COVID-19 today.
There are four people in hospital, two are in ICU. Thus far, there are 244 people recovered. 9,592 people have been tested. To date, there have been three deaths.
If all goes according to plan and cases remain low over the weekend we will move to Alert Level 4 on Monday. This phase is when non-essential businesses and low-risk outdoor recreation can take place. Ten people will be permitted at funerals. Some medical procedures and child care centers may reopen.
Department of Health is looking at a safe way to allow pet grooming. Regional Breakdown: Eastern Health 243 Central Health 8 Western Health 4 Labrador-Grenfell Health 6
There will be no daily briefings this weekend. Numbers will be released via a news release.