Ontario reports 30 new cases of COVID-19 in Ottawa on Saturday

Ontario reports 148 new cases of COVID-19, with most in Peel Region

Ontario reports 148 new cases of COVID-19, with most in Peel Region

Chief Medical Officer of Health Dr. David Williams said he's concerned about COVID-19 cases linked to socializing, and is urging everyone to maintain their social bubbles and follow all other public health measures.

As of Saturday, the Ontario government is reporting 169 new cases across the province - that compared to the 148 that were reported Friday.

The nation's capital hasn't seen a daily case tally in the 30s since August 21, when Ottawa Public Health (OPH) confirmed 36 new cases.

To date, Ontario has confirmed 42,686 cases of COVID-19, and has reported 38,635 of those cases as recovered, and 2,812 cases ending in death.

This is the ninth straight day Ontario has added over 100 cases.

Provincial health officials say 28 of Ontario's 34 local public health units reported five or fewer cases and 19 are reported no new cases at all.

"Dr. Williams, in my opinion, is an absolute champion", he said.

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And Google also is preparing to add a new layer that shows where COVID-19 outbreaks are at their worst. Safe travels - wherever you might go this weekend.

As of Saturday in western Quebec, there have been 886 cases of COVID-19 since the pandemic began and 33 deaths. In today's summary, there are 45 new cases from Peel, 31 from Toronto and 22 from Ottawa.

There are now 1,249 active, lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the province, including 60 patients hospitalized with the coronavirus.

"The fact is, we're seeing COVID-19 infections in our city, resulting from people choosing not to follow public health advice", de Villa said at a media briefing on September 2.

On Fridaythe state supported 72 fresh illnesses in Peel Region independently, prompting Premier Doug Ford to express concern regarding the growth in cases in the region.

Of the province's 34 public health units, 18 reported no new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday.

The province has completed more than three million tests for COVID-19 since the beginning of the outbreak.

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