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11 more deaths due to COVID-19 in Manitoba and 400 new cases

By: Brayden Hnatiuk
Posted: November 18, 2020 13:19

1 new death in Prairie Mountain Health and 8 new cases

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Manitoba health officials are reporting 11 more deaths due to COVID-19, increasing the toll to 190. 

They include;

- a woman in her 50s from the Southern Health-Santé Sud health region;
- a man in his 60s from the Winnipeg health region;
- a man in his 70s from the Interlake-Eastern health region;  
- a man in his 70s from the Interlake-Eastern health region; 
- a man in his 80s from the Southern Health-Santé Sud health region; 
- a man in his 80s from the Southern Health-Santé Sud health region;
- a man in his 80s from the Winnipeg health region and linked to the outbreak at the Golden Links Lodge; 
- a man in his 80s from the Winnipeg health region and linked to the outbreak at the Golden Links Lodge;
- a woman in her 80s from the Prairie Mountain Health region;
- a man in his 90s from the Winnipeg health region; and
- a woman e in her 90s from the Winnipeg health region and linked to the outbreak at the Golden Links Lodge.

The province also announced 400 new cases, bringing Manitoba's total to 12,007. 

Of the new cases; eight are in the Prairie Mountain Health region, 20 in the Interlake region, 40 in the Northern region, 93 in Southern Health, and 239 in the Winnipeg Health region. 

In Prairie Mountain Health 222 cases are active, including 82 in Brandon, and across the province there are 7,385. There is also 249 covid patients in the hospital and 40 in intensive care. 

Meanwhile, a specific fine of $298 is being put in place for not wearing a mask in indoor public places. Enforcement officials can issue this fine.

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