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Thirty New Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 In the Porcupine Health Unit Area

Issued: Saturday, June 5, 2021

The Porcupine Health Unit (PHU) is reporting thirty new COVID-19 cases among residents in the health unit area.Ten cases are in Timmins and twenty are in the James and Hudson Bay region. Six cases are contacts of a case and twenty-four cases are under investigation.

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

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.