For the second day in a row, only one new COVID-19 case has been reported in Saskatchewan.
The new case was located in the Saskatoon zone.
The situation in the North-West zone is unchanged as of August 18th. There is one active case in the subregion that houses Lloydminster and Maidstone. There remains one case in each the Turtleford, St. Walburg, Paradise Hill area and the Battlefords area. There are 20 active cases in the area housing Cut Knife, Unity and Wilkie.
The province has found 107 of the 157 active cases are in communal living settings.
Eight people are in hospital. Four people are receiving inpatient care; two in the South-West, one in Saskatoon and one in Regina. Four people are in intensive care; all in Saskatoon.
Of the 1,582 reported cases, a total of 1,403 people have recovered.
Northwest Regions, broken down:
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