WINNIPEG - The province is reporting two new deaths today from COVID-19, both of them in Winnipeg.
There are 272 new cases of the virus today, including 182 in Winnipeg.
Cases of variants of concern total 2,789 in Manitoba, with 956 of them active. 12 people have been killed by the variants.
2,780 cases are active, 36,323 people have recovered, for a total of 40,085 cases so far.
184 people are in hospital, including 47 in intensive care.
The five day test positivity rate in the province is 8.8 per cent. Winnipeg's rate is 9.2. 2,803 tests were done in the last 24 hours for a total of 676,845 since the pandemic began.
The death toll now sits at 982.