Alberta logs second consecutive 100-case day, adds 2 more COVID-19 deaths
EDMONTON -- Alberta added more than 100 cases of COVID-19 for the second day in a row Friday.
The province reported 105 cases of the coronavirus, bringing the active-case count to 859.
Hospitals across the province are treating 68 patients with COVID-19, with 13 of them receiving care in ICUs.
Two more Albertans died as a result of the virus since Thursday's update.
Calgary has 338 active infections, while Edmonton has 182.
There are currently nine regions in the province's watch category: Edmonton-Duggan, Calgary-Centre, Calgary -lbow, Mackenzie County, County of Stettler No. 6, Wheatland County, Municipal District of Willow Creek No. 26, Municipal District of Pincher Creek No. 9 and Cardston County.
Alberta has reported 9,219 cases of COVID-19, 8,193 recoveries and 167 deaths.