Dr. Brent Roussin announced earlier this morning that there are 14 new cases of COVID-19 in our province. One of the cases is an individual who tested in the Prairie Mountain Health region.

The 14 new cases mean there are now 35 cases of coronavirus in Manitoba. One of which is a Winnipeg woman who is in her 60s and is in critical condition in the intensive care unit.

Here are the new cases

  • A woman in her 30s who lives in Winnipeg.
  • A girl under the age of 10 who lives in Winnipeg.
  • A woman in her 40s who lives in Winnipeg.
  • A man in his 30s who lives in Winnipeg.
  • A woman in her 60s who lives in Winnipeg.
  • A woman in her 60s who lives in Winnipeg and is receiving treatment in intensive care in hospital.
  • A man in his 40s who lives in Winnipeg.
  • A woman in her 30s who lives in a community in the area of southern Manitoba.
  • A woman in her 40s who lives in Winnipeg.
  • A man in his 60s who lives in Winnipeg.
  • A woman in her 60s who lives in Winnipeg.
  • A woman in her 50s who lives in a community in the area of southern Manitoba.
  • A woman in her 20s who lives in Winnipeg.
  • An individual who was tested in the Prairie Mountain Health region. 

Roussin reiterated the importance of people following the province's recommendations to stay home when you can and practice social distancing.

"The public health investigations of these cases are continuing to confirm details," said Dr. Brent Roussin. "At this point, most of the new cases are connected to travel or through contact to previous announced cases."