NWHU Reports 5 New COVID-19 Cases

666
Northwestern Health Unit

KENORA – COVID-19 Update – The Northwest Health Unit is reporting 17 active cases of COVID-19 in the NWHU catchment area.

Since last update, the health unit has received reports of:

  • 2 new positive COVID-19 test results in the Dryden / Red Lake region
  • 2 new positive COVID-19 test results in the Kenora region
  • 1 new positive COVID-19 test result in the District of Rainy River

Follow up with the persons involved and their contacts has started according to protocol. Anyone who is identified as a contact for these cases will be contacted directly.

For reasons of privacy, NWHU minimizes sharing the information about the location of COVID-19 test results. Information about gender, age and method of transmission will be posted to the Ontario COVID data website when it is available.

Previous article16-Year-Old Faces Mischief Charges over Report of Fake Abduction
Next articleThunder Bay District Health Unit Reports 6 News Cases of COVID-19
NetNewsledger.com or NNL offers news, information, opinions and positive ideas for Thunder Bay, Ontario, Northwestern Ontario and the world. NNL covers a large region of Ontario, but are also widely read around the country and the world. To reach us by email: newsroom@netnewsledger.com Reach the Newsroom: (807) 355-1862