Manitoba’s high physician is ready to provide the province’s remaining recurrently scheduled COVID-19 replace on Wednesday afternoon.
Dr. Brent Roussin, chief provincial public well being officer, might be talking at a digital information convention at 12:30 p.m. CTV Information Winnipeg will live-stream the occasion.
The province stated going ahead, updates might be scheduled as wanted.
This information convention comes the day after the province lifted the final of its public well being restrictions, together with the masks mandate.
On Tuesday, Manitoba reported one new demise associated to COVID-19, bringing the demise toll to 1,717.
It additionally recorded 180 new COVID-19 instances. Nonetheless, the province stated the precise quantity is probably going larger as a result of speedy checks aren’t included within the whole.
There are 410 Manitobans within the hospital with COVID-19 – 186 of those sufferers have energetic instances.
Eighteen of the hospitalized Manitobans are within the ICU; Twelve have energetic instances.
The five-day check positivity charge is 15.5 per cent.