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One New Confirmed Case of COVID-19 In the Porcupine Health Unit Area

Issued: Saturday, September 11, 2021

The Porcupine Health Unit (PHU) is reporting one (1) new COVID-19 case among residents in the Cochrane, Matheson, Iroquois Falls and Smooth Rock Falls region.

Stay home and self-isolate if:

  • You are confirmed case
  • You think or you are a contact of a confirmed case
  • You have symptoms – get tested
  • You are waiting for your test results
  • Someone in your household has symptoms

Please note that effective Monday, September 13, 2021, bulletins will no longer be issued to report new cases. Information about cases will continue to be posted on our website ( and our Facebook page at 12:00 p.m Monday to Friday.  New cases reported on Saturdays and Sundays or on a staturory holiday will be posted to our Facebook page.

If you think you may have COVID-19 symptoms or have been in close contact with someone who has it, first self-isolate and complete the on-line COVID-19 Self-Assessment to determine your next steps.

If testing is required, seek testing through one of the assessment centres across Ontario. You can also call the Porcupine Health Unit at 705-267-1181 or toll-free at 1-800-461-1818.

Visit Ontario’s website to learn more about how the province continues to protect Ontarians from COVID-19.