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The latest news on COVID-19 in Canada

Last Updated Nov 12, 2020 at 9:30 am MDT

The latest news on COVID-19 developments in Canada (all times Eastern):

11:15 a.m.

Quebec is reporting 1,365 new COVID-19 cases and 42 more deaths, including nine that occurred in the past 24 hours.

Health officials say hospitalizations increased by ten, to 583, and 86 people were in intensive care, a rise of two.

Officials say 843 more people recovered from the disease, for a total of 101,407.

The province has reported 119,894 COVID-19 infections and 6,557 deaths linked to the virus since the beginning of the pandemic.

11 a.m.

Ontario has again reached a daily record for new COVID-19 cases.

The province is reporting 1,575 new cases in its daily update and 18 new deaths related to the virus.

Health Minister Christine Elliott says there are 472 new cases in Toronto, 448 in Peel Region, 155 in York Region and 91 in Ottawa.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published Nov. 12, 2020.

The Canadian Press