Those people have been asked to self-isolate for 14 days from last contact with the confirmed case.
The province is now also reporting 21 deaths attributed to COVID-19, though in two of those cases the cause of death is not lab-confirmed.
That's an increase of 31 new cases since Friday.
There are presently 1,118 confirmed active cases of COVID-19 in Ontario.
Public health officials have reported 211 new confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 in the province.
According to Ontario Health, there are 7,203 tests now under investigation, and there have been 49,186 patients approved for COVID-19 testing in Ontario to date.
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"We extend our honest condolences to the family and friends of the individual who died today", said Dr. Robert Cushman, Acting Medical Officer of Health for the Renfrew County and District Health Unit. Of those cases, 3 per cent (5,439 patients) are confirmed positive and 91 per cent (170,842 patients) are confirmed negative. They should monitor for symptoms of COVID-19 for 14 days.
Ford also said businesses and corporations involved in price gouging during the COVID-19 crisis would face steep fines and possible jail time.
Ontario declared a provincial state of emergency on March 17 and has issued orders to close non-essential workplaces, recreational programs, libraries, publicly funded schools, private schools, daycares, provincial parks, churches and other faith settings, as well as bars and restaurants, except those that may only offer takeout or delivery. There's also an exception for households with more than five people.
Effective as of Saturday night, the order prohibits organized public events and social gatherings of more than five people.
Up to 10 people will be allowed to gather at funerals, and child-care centres looking after the kids of front-line workers can have up to 50 people on site.