In the last 24 hours, 3,458 COVID-19 tests have been completed across the province; of which 39 new cases of COVID -19 have been confirmed.

This is the lowest number of new cases the province has seen in quite some time.

Although the total number of active cases throughout Alberta has risen to 1,036, Alberta’s COVID-19 hospitalization rates remain low with 65 people currently in hospital, nine of whom are in ICU. 

Sadly, one more Albertan has died, bringing the total number of COVID related deaths in the province to 128.

Of those 128 deaths, 93 are residents of continuing care facilities.  

While some restrictions have been lifted, health officials continue to stress the importance of practising good hygiene and safe social distancing.