Health Unit Reports Drop in Active COVID-19 Cases

BRANTFORD – The Brant County Health Unit reported no new cases of the novel coronavirus on Thursday and one more recovery.

There are twelve active cases in Brantford and Brant County, with one of those currently hospitalized. There have been a total of 136 positive cases, including 120 recoveries ane four deaths.

There are seventeen active cases in Haldimand and Norfolk. The Haldimand Norfolk Health Unit reported no new cases on Thursday, leaving the number of positive cases unchanged at 445, including 396 recoveries and 32 deaths.

The province is reporting a slight increase in the number of new cases of COVID-19. Provincial health officials reported 111 new infections Thursday, up slightly from the 102 reported on Wednesday. The number of active cases of the virus continues to drop in the province, with 141 more cases now considered resolved.