The Ministry of Health reports 427 new cases in the last 24-hours, bringing the total number of cases to 23,384.

The provincial numbers today show the total amount of cases in long-term care homes is 5,691.

However, the number of deaths is well below what we have been seeing with 15 reported in the last 24 hours.  The number of people who have passed away from the virus now sites and 1,919.

The province tested 5,813 people yesterday with more than 559,000 having been tested since the pandemic began.

The recovery rate continues to remain at 76-percent.