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Premier Blaine Higgs and Chief Medical Officer of Health – Dr Jennifer Russell – are holding a live COVID update newser this afternoon.

The Sunday afternoon update comes as the number of confirmed cases continues to rise across the province including outbreaks at several Long Term Care homes and schools. As of yesterday – there were 267-active cases around the province with 3-people in hospital. There have been 12-COVID related deaths over the past 7-months.