Public health officials announced 29 new cases of COVID-19 today, but also said a previously announced case was removed.

This means there was a net increase of 28 cases to the provincial total, which is now 1,586.

23 of the cases are in Winnipeg, 3 in Prairie Mountain Health, 2 in the Interlake-Eastern health region, and 1 in the Southern health region.

None of the new cases are in Dauphin, all 7 previously reported cases have recovered.

There are 354 active cases in the province and 1,216 people have recovered.

11 people are in hospital with 3 in intensive care. The number of deaths is still 16.

There's numerous exposure risks to the virus in Winnipeg, for more details go to www.manitoba.ca/COVID19