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Ontario confirms 308 new coronavirus cases, 35 more deaths

Last Updated May 11, 2020 at 3:26 pm EDT

Specimens to be tested for COVID-19 are seen at LifeLabs after being logged upon receipt at the company's lab, in Surrey, B.C., on Thursday, March 26, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Ontario confirmed 308 new cases of novel coronavirus on Monday, a slight increase from the 294 cases reported Sunday, but continuing with a downward trend.

Thirty-five more people have died, bringing the total to 1,669.

Of the 1,669 total deaths, 796 were in long-term care and 245 outbreaks have been reported in long-term care homes.

The provincial total of confirmed cases now stands at 20,546 with 73.6 per cent considered resolved.

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