The Northwestern Health Unit has reported no new cases of COVID-19 today.

There are 5 active cases in the NWHU catchment area. Three in the Kenora Health Hub, one in the Sioux Lookout Health Hub and 1 now in the Emo Health Hub.

NWHU recommends that everyone, including those who have been vaccinated, assume COVID-19 is in their community and practise preventive measures like physical distancing, wearing a mask in enclosed public spaces and when physical distancing is a challenge, good hand hygiene, and not touching their face. Anyone who has symptoms, or who has been in contact with a positive case, should self-isolate and get tested.  For information about getting tested, please visit the NWHU website for instructions on how to schedule an appointment at an assessment centre.