THUNDER BAY – COVID-19 Update – There are two new outbreaks of COVID-19 at two Thunder Bay seniors living facilities.
Pioneer Ridge – Plaza 2 and Chartwell Thunder Bay Retirement Residence (Arundel Street) both have outbreaks reported today.
There has also been another fatality as a result of the virus bringing the total deaths in the district to 84.
The Thunder Bay District Health Unit is reporting 72 new lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19 with 108 active lab confirmed cases for April 4th.
The data reported by the Health Unit is only lab-confirmed cases, and does not include individuals who test positive on a rapid test.
There are 25 patients in hospital in the region and 8 of those patients are in the Intensive Care Ward.