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Four additional deaths, COVID-19 cases rise by 241 in Alberta

This undated electron microscope image made available by the U.S. National Institutes of Health in February 2020 shows the Novel Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, orange, emerging from the surface of cells, gray, cultured in the lab. Also known as 2019-nCoV, the virus causes COVID-19. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP-NIAID-RML via AP

CALGARY (660 NEWS) – Four more Albertans have died from COVID-19.

Alberta Health Officials say three of the deaths are in the Calgary area, and one is in the North-zone.

The total number of fatalities related to the coronavirus in the province now sits at 55.

The number of positive cases has also risen by 241, bringing the provincial total to 2,803. So far, 101,323 tests have been completed in Alberta.