COVID-19 bulletin #254
Public health officials advise 10 additional deaths due to COVID-19 today that range from Nov. 3 to 14 and include:
• a female in her 80s from the Winnipeg health region;
• a female in her 80s, two males in their 80s, two females in their 90s and two males in their 90s all from the Winnipeg health region and linked to the outbreak at the Maples Long Term Care Home;
• a male in his 100s from the Winnipeg health region and linked to the Seine River Retirement Residence, Assisted Living Facility cluster; and
• a female in her 70s from Southern Health–Santé Sud.
The current five-day COVID-19 test positivity rate is 12.4 per cent provincially and 13.1 per cent in Winnipeg, and 494 new cases of the virus have been identified as of 9:30 a.m., bringing the total lab-confirmed cases in Manitoba to 10,947.