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Alberta records 42 new COVID-19 cases, no new deaths

Last Updated May 25, 2020 at 6:22 am MDT

This undated electron microscope image made available by the U.S. National Institutes of Health in February 2020 shows the Novel Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, orange, emerging from the surface of cells, green, cultured in the lab. Also known as 2019-nCoV, the virus causes COVID-19. The sample was isolated from a patient in the U.S. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP-NIAID-RML via AP

EDMONTON (660 NEWS) – Alberta Health has confirmed 42 new cases of COVID-19 in Alberta during its update on Sunday.

No new deaths were recorded, so the number of fatalities in the province remains at 135.

When it comes to hospitalizations, that number continues to remain low at 46 people, with six people in intensive care.

There are 801 active cases currently in the province, and about 629 are in the Calgary Zone.

So far, 216,168 Albertans have been tested for the virus with 4,015 tests were completed on Saturday alone.

More positive news for the province as 5,924 Albertans have recovered from the virus.