Saskatchewan triggers Step Three on July 11

21 Juin, 2021, 03:32 | Auteur: Anatole Charbonneau
  • Zero new COVID-19 cases, Fearne says

According to official figures for Saturday published by the health ministry, 3 people recovered in the previous 24 hours, leaving 29 active cases of COVID-19.

As of Thursday, roughly 69 per cent of Saskatchewan adults have received their first vaccine dose.

People in Saskatchewan hoping to host a big wedding after July 11 can now start planning for their celebration.

SHA indicates on their Re-opening Roadmap timetable that the majority of public health measures will be lifted. Both remaining restrictions could be removed soon as Saskatchewan approaches 70 per cent of residents ages 12 and older having received their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine. This represents two days of vaccine administration (Wednesday June 16 and Thursday June 17).

As vaccine numbers trend upwards, it's the opposite for infections.

However, with COVID-19 numbers down and vaccination numbers up, Saskatchewan's premier is also optimistic.

There are 98 new cases of COVID-19 to report in Saskatchewan on June 18, 2021. There were 556 doses administered with zone of residence pending.

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Everybody who received their first shot of a COVID-19 vaccine on or before May 15 can get their second dose starting Monday. Seventy-four per cent of those 30+ have received their first dose. The decision was also made based on Alberta passing the threshold of 70 per cent of people 12 and over having received at least one dose of vaccine. Twenty-five percent of all eligible residents are now fully vaccinated.

Vaccination is now open to any resident of Malta aged 16 and over. Individuals diagnosed with or being treated for cancer and those who have received solid organ transplants will receive a letter of eligibility in the mail that will allow them priority access to a second dose. Of those, 2,351 were first doses. Sixty-seven are receiving inpatient care: Far North West, one; North West, nine; North Central, seven; Saskatoon, 27; Central East, two; Regina, 17; and South Central, four.

There are nine active cases of COVID-19 Variants of Concern (VOCs) in NITHA communities. North Central Zone 1 reported four new cases, bringing their active cases total to 41.

The final phase of the reopening roadmap will begin three weeks after at least 70 per cent of Saskatchewan adults get their first dose.

Private indoor gatherings now increase to 15 people from 10. A mandatory masking order will also remain in place.

All indoor facilities and activities and outdoor activities where two metres of physical distancing can not be consistently maintained must continue to observe physical distancing and mask requirements in Step Two. Restaurants are no longer required to enforce a limit on table capacity.

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