News Ontario reports under 1,000 new COVID-19 cases SHARE ON: Casey Kenny, staff Monday, May. 31st, 2021 (Supplied by Pixabay) Ontario is reporting its lowest daily total of COVID-19 cases in three months. The province added 916 cases Monday with 70 per cent in the hot spots around the GTHA and Ottawa. The death toll is at 8,757 after another 13 people died. The recovery rate is at 96 per cent with more resolved than new cases reported. Over 97,000 vaccines were given over the last day with over 18,000 tests done. Test positivity is at 4.3 per cent.