COVID-19 outbreaks have been piling up in Regina and Saskatoon over the last two weeks, and workplaces are leading the pack in declared outbreak locations.
Ghidei Tesfai is remembered as one of the matriarchs of the Eritrean community in Regina and "a mother to all." Her family said she died from COVID-19 complications after spending a month in the intensive care unit.
A request for a plan to look at a strategy of increasing fines and prosecution efforts will be introduced at city council meeting on Wednesday.
One new death was reported in the 60 to 69 age range. That brings the total number of deaths since the beginning of the pandemic to 454.