COVID-19 in Sask: 30 new cases, no deaths for 4th consecutive day

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Seventy-three per cent of those 12 and older have received their first dose and 57 per cent of those 12 and older are fully vaccinated. (Luca Bruno/The Associated Press - image credit)
Seventy-three per cent of those 12 and older have received their first dose and 57 per cent of those 12 and older are fully vaccinated. (Luca Bruno/The Associated Press - image credit)

Saskatchewan reported 30 new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday.

That is up 12 cases from Wednesday and three more than the province's seven-day average of daily cases.

The province is now averaging 27 cases per day, which is the lowest it's been since mid-October.

For the fourth consecutive day, no new deaths were reported.

Saskatchewan's new cases Thursday were in the following zones:

  • Far northwest: three.

  • Far north central: one.

  • Far northeast: five.

  • Northwest: four.

  • Northeast: one.

  • Saskatoon: one.

  • Central west: four.

  • Central east: one.

  • Regina: four.

  • Southwest: one

  • Southeast: one.

Four of the new cases have pending residence information.

Another nine people have recovered from the virus, bringing the total known active cases to 373.

CBC News
CBC News

The province's seven-day average of new COVID-19 cases is 27, or 2.3 cases per 100,000 people.

There are 52 people in hospital with COVID-19 in the province, nine of whom are in intensive care.

There were 1,400 COVID-19 tests processed in Saskatchewan on Wednesday.

Vaccines

An additional 7,787 doses of COVID-19 vaccines have been administered in Saskatchewan, bringing the total number of shots given to 1,321,210.

Seventy-three per cent of those 12 and older have received their first dose and 57 per cent of those 12 and older are fully vaccinated.

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