Ontario reports 176 new cases of COVID-19, three more deaths

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TORONTO — Ontario is reporting 176 new cases of COVID-19 and three more deaths today.

The province says the new cases include 37 in Toronto, 20 each in the regions of Waterloo and Peel, 15 in Grey Bruce and 11 in York Region.

The new case counts are based on 21,400 tests administered.

Health officials also say 143 people in the province are hospitalized because of the virus, with 149 in intensive care and 109 on a ventilator.

There were 169,103 doses of COVID-19 vaccine administered since Friday's report, bringing the total number of doses administered in the province to more than 17.9 million.

The figures come after the province rolled back some restrictions on gyms, cinemas and indoor dining on Friday.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published July 17, 2021.

The Canadian Press

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