A fatal COVID-19 outbreak at a Milverton long-term care home has been declared over.

Huron Perth Public Health officials say four residents died at Knollcrest Lodge in the outbreak that was first declared on August 20th.

There are two current outbreaks in the region, one at an unnamed workplace and other other at a long-term care home in Huron County.

There are 27 active cares in the area with three new cases, including two in West Perth and one in Perth East, added on Wednesday.