2 health agencies, Saskatoon school division issue COVID warnings | CBC News
The Northern Inter-Tribal Health Authority, the Saskatchewan Health Authority and Greater Saskatoon Catholic Schools all released statements Friday warning of possible COVID-19 exposures.
The inter-tribal authority issued an outbreak alert for the northeastern Saskatchewan community of Southend following an “increasing number of confirmed cases.”
A public health official said in a community leadership update that four new positive cases were confirmed Friday in the community, more than 500 kilometres northeast of Saskatoon, bringing the case total there to seven.
The positive cases “have been diligently worked on by the nursing team,” who are doing contact tracing, the health official said.
The Saskatchewan Health Authority announced visits to Northlands Pioneer Lodge Long Term…