There are seven new COVID-19 cases in our region.

Huron Perth Public Health released an update on Saturday morning with 24 active cases, two more than reported on Friday.

Three of the new cases are in Stratford, one is in North Perth and another is in West Perth.

The rest are in Huron County.

There have been 1,353 cases in the area since the pandemic began with 1,279 recovered.

The death toll remains at 50.