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Four new COVID-19 cases in Kenora, Sioux Lookout regions

Northwestern Health Unit announces new cases, with 23 active in its territory as of Friday.
The Northwestern Health Unit announced four new cases of COVID-19 Friday.

KENORA – The Northwestern Health Unit reported four new confirmed cases of COVID-19 Friday.

Three of those cases were located in the health unit’s Kenora region, and one in the Sioux Lookout region.

Both are large areas containing over a dozen communities, with full lists available at the NWHU website.

There were 23 active cases of COVID-19 confirmed in the health unit’s territory, which includes the Rainy River district and part of the Kenora district, as of Friday.

Anyone identified as a close contact of Friday’s cases would be contacted directly by the health unit, the agency stated.