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Northwest Health Unit reports another COVID-19 test

Individual testing positive lives outside health unit's catchment area.
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COVID-19. Photo/ The Canadian Press.

SIOUX LOOKOUT, Ont. – The Northwestern Health Unit is reporting another positive COVID-19 case.

However, the health unit on Monday said the individuals primary residence is located outside its catchment area.

Follow-up with the individual and the person’s contacts has started and anyone identified as a contact will be contacted directly.

The health unit said it does not release information or comment on the location of COVID-19 test results, citing privacy reasons.

Information about gender, age and method of transmission will be posted to the Ontario COVID data website when it becomes available.



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