Dr. Deena Hinshaw to provide COVID-19 update Thursday afternoon

Alberta’s chief medical officer of health is scheduled to provide an update on COVID-19 Thursday afternoon.

Dr. Deena Hinshaw is holding a news conference at 3:30 p.m. The update will be streamed live in this story post.

Thursday’s update comes after Alberta reported 153 new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday and one additional death related to the disease.

Since the pandemic was declared in March, 18,062 confirmed cases of the coronavirus have been reported in Alberta. As of Wednesday, 16,213 people had recovered.

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