166 new COVID-19 cases, 2 deaths announced in Manitoba Saturday
Along with 166 new cases, Manitoba health officials reported two new COVID-19 deaths.
Announced in the province’s daily COVID-19 bulletin on Saturday, the deaths include a Winnipeg man in his 80s linked to the outbreak at Holy Family Personal Care Home and a man in his 90s from the Southern Health-Santé Sud health region linked to the outbreak at Heritage Life Personal Care Home.
The COVID-19 death toll in Manitoba now sits at 825.
Of the new cases, 47 are in Winnipeg, which has a five-day test positivity rate of 4.4 per cent.
Out of the remaining cases, 26 are in the Interlake-Eastern health region, 69 are in the Northern health region, 14 are in the Prairie Mountain health region and ten are in the Southern Health–Santé Sud health region.