Eight new cases of COVID-19 in Midwestern Ontario Wednesday

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The Grey Bruce Health Unit added five new cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, in Owen Sound, Georgian Bluffs, Hanover, Kincardine, and Saugeen Shores. . There are 49 active cases, and six residents are in hospital with the virus.

Huron Perth Public health added just one new case of COVID-19 Wednesday, in Stratford. There are eight active cases.

Wellington Dufferin Guelph Public Health added two new cases of COVID-19, both of of them in Wellington. There five are active cases in Wellington County, one of them in Minto.