On June 3, Alberta Health Services confirmed 19 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 7,076.

It was also reported that two people passed away in the last 24 hours. 145 Albertans have now died from COVID-19.

In the North Zone, there are 252 cases of COVID-19 and 16 people have passed away.

There are currently 22 active cases in our zone.

AHS is reporting that 6,587 people have recovered from the virus.

This means that there are currently 344 active cases across Alberta.

To help slow spread or ease fear of catching COVID-19, the government recommends washing one’s hands for at least 20 seconds, and to avoid touching the face.

– Kenny Trenton, Trending 55 Newsroom