Niagara Regional Public health reported 5 cases of COVID-19 on Thursday as the active case count dropped below 50. Following one case of a patient recovering, there were 48 cases active as of noon, Thursday.
No new deaths were reported, leaving the official death toll at 418, and the list of outbreaks is tracking a single instance.
The St Catharines ICU is free of Covid-patients for the first time in several months. In total, 4 patients are hospitalized with COVID.