Ontario reports 417 new COVID-19 cases, lowest positivity rate since August
|CTVnews 14 Oct 2021 at 09:53|
TORONTO -- Ontario health officials are reporting 417 new cases of COVID-19 in the province on Thursday, as well as three more deaths due to the disease.
Todays case count comes just a day after officials logged 306 new infections of the novel coronavirus on Wednesday, which marked the lowest daily case count since the beginning of August.
Ontarios rolling seven-day average now stands at 476, down from 565 at this point last week. The seven-day average has been on a downward trend recently.
With 35,421 tests processed in the past 24 hours, the Ministry of Health says the positivity rate in the province stands at 1.5 per cent.