For the second consecutive day, the Northwestern Health Unit has reported there are no new cases of COVID-19 across the district.

Active case counts continue to decline too. There are 10 active cases across the district. There are seven active cases are in the Kenora Health Hub, two active cases are in the Sioux Lookout Health Hub and one active case is in the Atikokan 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.