Wednesday , 3 March 2021
Image credit: CDC

Bonnyville area with seven COVID-19 cases, Cold Lake area with three on Sunday

There have now been seven total cases of COVID-19 identified in the Bonnyville area and three cases in the Cold Lake area on Sunday, the province’s virus map shows.

This a third straight day with a positive coronavirus test in the Bonnyville area and Cold Lake’s first since last Saturday, March 28.

There remains two confirmed cases in the Vermilion River County area.

Sixty-new cases were confirmed on Sunday bringing Alberta’s total to 1250.

Three people have died from COVID-19 in the last 24 hours, 23 total in the province.

One was a man in the North Zone who was over 100.

There have been 279 recoveries from the virus and just under 700 tests were processed in the last day.

Eighty-four people are hospitalized and 26 are in intensive care.

Press conferences will resume Monday afternoon to report the new numbers.

  • Calgary Zone: 774 cases
  • Edmonton Zone: 309 cases
  • North Zone: 77 cases
  • Central Zone: 67 cases
  • South Zone: 20 cases
  • Unknown: three cases
The green area is the North Zone.



About Michael Menzies

Menzies is the editor-at-large for Connected Media Inc. Born and raised in Vermilion, he started in May 2018 during his NAIT Radio and Television practicum and reports on local politics, sports, and community issues. He became the Bonnyville Pontiacs play-by-play voice during the 2019-20 season. He also comments on provincial and national issues. Menzies hosts Connected! Evening Monday-Thursday at 5 o’clock. He also likes to buy books and read some of them.