11 new COVID cases confirmed in the Sault area: Algoma Public Health

Algoma Public Health reports 11 new COVID-19 cases in the Algoma region, all in Sault Ste. Marie area.

The new cases bring the number of active cases in the region to 57 from 4.30pm on Sunday.

Details of the latest confirmed cases are as follows:

  • Case No. 530
    • Exposure category: close contact
    • Tested: October 30, 2021
  • Aid No 531
    • Exposure category: close contact
    • Tested: October 30, 2021
  • Case No. 532
    • Exposure category: close contact
    • Tested: October 30, 2021
  • Case No. 533
    • Exposure category: close contact
    • Tested: October 30, 2021
  • Case No. 534
    • Exposure category: close contact
    • Tested: October 30, 2021
  • Aid No 535
    • Exposure category: unknown
    • Tested: October 30, 2021
  • Aid No 536
    • Exposure category: close contact
    • Tested: October 30, 2021
  • Aid No 537
    • Exposure category: close contact
    • Tested: October 30, 2021
  • Case No. 538
    • Exposure category: close contact
    • Tested: October 30, 2021
  • Aid No 539
    • Exposure category: close contact
    • Tested: October 31, 2021
  • Case No. 540
    • Exposure category: close contact
    • Tested: October 31, 2021

Close contact means that the person became infected through close contact with a known confirmed case, while unknown exposure means that the person has not had recent international travel or close contact with a known confirmed case.

All 11 people are currently self-insulating.

Regions in Algoma that have reported COVID cases within the last 14 days include Sault Ste. Marie area as well as north Algoma.

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