Dr. Hinshaw returns for COVID-19 update

EDMONTON — Alberta’s chief medical officer of health will give her first COVID-19 update in more than a week.

While Dr. Deena Hinshaw was on vacation, Alberta reached its goal of 70 per cent first doses of the COVID-19 vaccine and will enter Stage 3 on Canada Day.

Nearly 30 per cent of eligible Alberta had received their second dose as of Monday.

The province has 2,003 active COVID-19 cases after it reported 60 infections a day earlier.

There are 214 people in hospital, 56 of whom are in ICU.

Watch Hinshaw’s update at 3:30 live on CTVNewsEdmonton.ca.

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