Today’s rolling file: U.K. COVID-19 variant confirmed at long-term-care home in Barrie; Ontario is reporting 2,359 new cases of COVID-19, 24…
The latest coronavirus news from Canada and around the world Saturday. This file will be updated throughout the day. Web links to longer stories if available.
1:26 p.m. Quebec is reporting 1,685 new COVID-19 cases Saturday as daily counts continue to decline.
The province is also reporting 76 new deaths attributed to COVID-19, for a total of 9,437 since the onset of the pandemic.
The number of people hospitalized with COVID-19 dropped by 43, to 1,383.
1:15 p.m. Public health officials in Newfoundland and Labrador say there are no new confirmed cases of COVID-19 to report Saturday.
The province has five active cases and one person is in hospital.
There have been 398 positive cases and four deaths since the pandemic began.
1 p.m. Public health officials in New Brunswick are reporting 17 new…