Well, this is new. \nAs of Tuesday, August 18, COVID-19 in Edmonton has led to a current case count twice as high as that of Toronto. \n\n\nEditor's Choice: BC Just Hit The Highest Ever COVID-19 Case Count & A Serious Crackdown Is Coming (VIDEO)\n\n\n\n593\nActive COVID-19 cases in Edmonton\n\nBy comparison, the current number of COVID-19 cases in Toronto is 264, according to the City Of Toronto. \nThe entire city of Edmonton has been placed on the COVID-19 "watch list," which means health officials are monitoring the risk and speaking with city officials to determine the next steps. \nThe northeast part of Edmonton is the most affected region, averaging 126 cases per 100,000 of the population, according to the Government of Alberta.