238 new COVID-19 cases, 4 new deaths

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The province reported 238 new COVID-19 cases and four new deaths on Sunday.

One resident, who tested positive for COVID-19, in their 60s died in the Far North West zone. One resident who died was in their 50s and in the North West zone. Another resident also tested positive for COVID-19 and was in their 60s died in the South East zone. A resident over 80 who tested positive for COVID-19 from Regina has also died.

The seven-day average of daily new cases is 241 or 19.7 per 100,000 population.

The North Central zone, where Prince Albert is located, reported 25 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday. There are 218 active cases in the North Central zone.

Yesterday, 2,459 COVID-19 tests were processed in Saskatchewan.

The province also reported an additional 223 recoveries on Sunday. Currently, there are 2,534 COVID-19 cases considered active across Saskatchewan.

There were 120 COVID-19 vaccine doses administered on Saturday. As of Sunday, 108 per cent of doses received have been administered in the province. The overage is due to health care staff drawing extra doses from vials of vaccine received.

There were no vaccines administered in the North Central zone on Saturday. Doses were administered in the Far North Central zone (11) and in Saskatoon (109).