Another 315 people in Saskatchewan test positive for COVID-19

There are 315 new cases of COVID-19 in Saskatchewan Thursday according to the province’s COVID-19 dashboard. 

The new cases come from Saskatoon (72), the north west (60), Regina (29), the south east (28), the central east (26), the north central (25), the far north east (20), the far north west (12), the north east (12), the south central (eight), the south west (five) and the central west (two).

The seven-day average of daily new cases is 418.

Another five people have died after testing positive for COVID-19, bringing the province’s death toll to 769.

There are 335 people in hospital with COVID-19, including 75 in ICU.

Another 417 people have recovered, bringing the active case count down to 4,294.

There were 2,881 new COVID-19 tests processed.

When it comes to vaccines, another 3,467 new doses were administered, including 1,651 first doses.

There are now 759,582 fully vaccinated residents in Saskatchewan.

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