News Ontario adds 3,338 new COVID-19 cases SHARE ON: Casey Kenny, staff Monday, Jan. 11th, 2021 (Supplied by Pixabay) Ontario is adding 3,338 new COVID-19 cases. Of the new cases added on Monday, sixty per cent are in the hotspots around the GTHA and southern Ontario. Over 46,400 tests were completed over the last day but there’s still a backlog of over 28,000. Over 1,500 people are currently in hospital with COVID-19 which is the highest number since the pandemic began. Another 29 people have died from the virus. Test positivity, the percentage of tests that come back positive, was 7.7 per cent, up slightly from Sunday.