Sask. reports 69 new cases, with one death

Saskatchewan is reporting 69 new cases of COVID-19, along with one death.

The active case count in the province now sits at 653, with the death toll reaching 937.

The new cases are located in the North West (one), North Central (five), Saskatoon (20), Central West (one), Central East (six), Regina (13), South West (one), South Central (six) and South East (11) zones. An additional five cases are pending residence information.

One hundred seventeen people are hospitalized related to COVID-19, including 33 in intensive care. One additional patient is receiving care out-of-province.

The province has identified four confirmed cases of the Omicron variant.

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