Algoma Public Health is reporting a new COVID-19 case in a resident in the Algoma district. A male in his 50s was tested on March 28th with the results confirming positive for COVID-19. It is believed that the male contracted the virus due to close contact and currently in self-isolation.
This is the sixth confirmed case to date.
All people who have travelled outside of Canada are directed to self-isolate for 14 days from their arrival in Canada.
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