Saskatchewan reports 236 new COVID-19 cases, no new deaths

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Saskatchewan officials reported 236 new COVID-19 cases on Sunday and no new deaths.

The seven-day average of daily new cases is 274 or 22.8 per 100,000 people.

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The new cases are located in the following zones:

  • Far North West (9)
  • Far North East (7)
  • North West (19)
  • North Central (21)
  • North East (3)
  • Saskatoon (53)
  • Central West (2)
  • Central East (39)
  • Regina (38)
  • South West (2)
  • South Central (6)
  • South East (30)

There are a total of 2,963 active cases in Saskatchewan.

In hospital, there are 285 patients with COVID-19, including 74 receiving intensive care.

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Of those 285 patients, 203 or 71.2 per cent are not fully vaccinated.

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A total of eight patients have been transferred to Ontario hospitals as of Sunday.

Health-care workers administered 3,854 COVID-19 vaccine doses since the province’s last update on Saturday.

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