No new COVID cases in Renfrew County, five active 


No new cases of COVID-19 were reported in Renfrew County on Thursday leaving just five active cases. 

None of the area's patients are currently in hospital, while province-wide, 270 people were hospitalized with the virus as of Thursday. 

Ontario was back over 800 new cases on Thursday with 841 reported and nine deaths also attributed to the virus. Hotspots remain in Toronto, Peel Region, York Region and Ottawa, which reported, 335, 162, 106 and 72 new cases respectively.
The province says it conducted 38,860 tests in the previous 24 hours with 34,784 tests being processed as well. 

The positivity rate in Ontario stood at 2.2 per cent as of Thursday.