GRANDE PRAIRIE, A.B. – An additional 12 new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed on Thursday, by Alberta Health Services, bringing the number of active cases up to 59.

Along with the report of new cases, there are now 10 additional recoveries, bringing the number of recoveries to 136. The total number of COVID-related deaths remains at two for the City.

When looking at the County of Grande Prairie, two new cases were confirmed, bringing the active case count to eight.

As for the rest of Alberta, 427 new cases were confirmed, bringing active cases to 3,519. Of the active cases, 112 are in hospital, with 18 of those in ICU.

Over 20,000 Albertans have since recovered from the virus, and 14,304 tests were completed over the last 24 hours.