Here are the latest local, regional and national headlines on the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) for Sunday, February 7, 2021:
- There have been 276,718 confirmed cases of COVID-19 across Ontario, an increase of 1,388 (or 0.5 per cent) from the previous day. There are 254,966 people recovered from the virus while 6,483 people have died. The number of Ontario people tested is 9,974,364 of which 31,924 have pending results.
- Canada’s coronavirus case total is 801,057. The country has 20,702 deaths from the virus – one in the Yukon, one in Nunavut, 1,246 in British Columbia, 1,705 in Alberta, 336 in Saskatchewan, 842 in Manitoba, 6,483 in Ontario, 9,999 in Quebec, 20 in New Brunswick, four in Newfoundland & Labrador and 65 in Nova Scotia.
- The Eastern Ontario Health Unit stands at 2,581 confirmed cases, of which 219 are active and 2,302 are resolved. There have been 60 deaths and 23…