Alberta has added another 2,007 new COVID 19 cases in the past 24 hours for a positivity rate of 10.6%

There are 649 people in the hospital, an increase of 17, and one more person is in ICU for a total of 152.

There are now 21,828 active cases in the province.

Seven more deaths have been reported for a total of 2,082. 

Cochrane is at 177 active cases while Rocky View County is reporting 211.

To date, 1,562,713 doses of COVID-19 vaccine doses have been administered to Alberta, or 28 per cent of eligible Albertans have received at least one dose.

As well, 6.5 per cent of the eligible population is fully immunized.

An alert was broadcast on Friday afternoon reminding the targeted hotspot areas of the increased restrictions in place.

That includes Airdrie, Calgary, Red Deer, Edmonton, Grande Prairie, Ft. McMurray, Lethbridge, and Strathcona County.