29 new cases of COVID-19 in Niagara since Friday


Niagara Region Public Health has confirmed 29 new cases of COVID-19 since Friday.

14 new cases were confirmed in Saturday's report, and 15 today.

Niagara has had a total of 607 cases of the virus so far.

437 of those cases have recovered, and 56 patients have died.

Currently, Niagara has 114 active cases of COVID-19.

Public Health's report says 81.4% of Niagara's cases have been isolating at home, and 15.2% have been hospitalized.

Residents of long-term care/retirement homes make up 27.7% of the region's cases, and 83.9% of deaths.

Healthcare workers make up 23.2% of Niagara's cases.

To see the full breakdown from Niagara Region Public Health, click here.