APH reports 7 new cases of COVID-19 & a low-risk exposure

Algoma Public Health has reported seven (7) new cases of COVID-19 in the Algoma District. Six (6) are in Sault Ste. Marie & Area, and one (1) in the Central and East Algoma Area. There are currently 228 active cases, and seven (7) in hospital.

A Low-Risk Exposure has been reported on Porter Flight #683 from Toronto to Sault Ste. Marie on Saturday, December 18th, 2021. Passengers who sat in rows 6-10 and flight crew who served these rows should:

  • Self-monitor¬†for signs and symptoms of COVID-19 for 10 days from potential exposure.
  • Self-isolate¬†immediately if symptoms develop.
  • Seek testing¬†if symptoms occur.