The Renfrew County District Health Unit has said only 2 COVID-19 cases remain active in the entirety of their region.

It comes after a massive increase of cases was recorded over the winter months. The total in Renfrew county currently sits at 297 cases. The news comes as the first vaccines have been administered at the Valley Manor in Barry’s Bay.

The RCDHU says residents should be patient at this time and will release more information as vaccines become available.