The numbers of active COVID-19 cases in Brooks has climbed to 581.

Dr. Deena Hinshaw in her daily briefing said out of 568 active cases, there have been 11 recoveries and 2 deaths in the city.

Meanwhile in Medicine Hat, there are 16 active cases and 11 recovered, for a total of 27 cases.

In Cypress County, 5 people have recovered from the virus and 3 cases are still active.

Provincially, there have been 216 new coronavirus cases reported, 1664 people have recovered and 75 deaths.