The RMWB Sees One New COVID-19 Case, One Recovery

For the third day in a row, Fort McMurray is staying under 100 active cases.

The province announced on Sunday 461 new cases across Alberta.

There are currently 7,505 active cases across Alberta, while there have been a total of 124,208 positive tests. There are also 561 Albertans in the hospital for the virus, 101 of which are in ICUs.

Locally, Fort McMurray added one new case and one additional recovery which keeps the active total at 91.

The rural areas saw no changes keeping the total of active cases at nine.

There continues to be no active cases in Wood Buffalo National Park.

In total, 1,724 individuals across the RMWB – 1,592 in Fort McMurray, 123 in the rural areas, and nine in Wood Buffalo National Park – have recovered.

They are among the 115,064 who’ve recovered across the province. This represents over 92 per cent of reported cases.

There were also eight new deaths from COVID-19 in Alberta over the past 24 hours – raising the total to 1,639.

To date, three individuals in Fort McMurray have died as a result of the virus.

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