Province reports five more deaths, and 73 new cases of COVID

Saskatchewan has reported 73 new cases of COVID-19, along with five new deaths on Saturday.

The new cases bring the total to 940 active cases in the province, and there have now been 921 COVID-related deaths.

The new cases are located in the North West (six), North East (three), Saskatoon (13), Central West (one), Central East (17), Regina (11), South West (two), and South East (15) zones. Another five cases are pending location information.

Saskatchewan has 138 people receiving treatment in hospitals related to COVID-19, including 37 patients in intensive care. An additional six residents are receiving care in out-of-province ICUs.

Health care workers also administered 6,182 more vaccines.

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