Ontario reporting slight increase in new coronavirus cases

Jul 11 2020, 7:28 am

Ontario is reporting 130 new known COVID-19 cases on Saturday morning, along with 6 deaths from the illness, a day after the province’s active cases dipped to their lowest since before April.

On Friday, there were 116 new cases of coronavirus, which was a decrease from Thursday’s 170, and Wednesday’s 118, but a slight increase from Tuesday’s 112.

Friday, June 26, saw the lowest new cases at 111 in over three months.

To date, there are a total of 36,594 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Ontario.

Province of Ontario

Ontario processed over 29,500 tests over the past day, and 267 cases have been resolved.

“There are 137 fewer active cases in the province for a total of 1,462 currently active cases in Ontario,” said Health Minister Christine Elliott.

“Locally, 28 of Ontario’s 34 public health units reporting five or fewer cases, with 18 of them reporting no new cases at all.”

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