February 7, 2022 at 9:09
Algoma Public Health has changed the way they present statistics of COVID-19. Below are the stats as published on the APH website.
There are two new in the North Algoma Area (Dubreuilville, Michipicoten First Nation, Missinabie Cree First Nation, Wawa, White River).
February 6, 2022
|Current||Previous (Feb. 1)||Change from previous report||evidence of community spread||recent cases|
|Close contact of a confirmed case||1,370||1,320||50|
|Unknown Source of Infection||2,076||1,944||132|
|Central & East Algoma||408||377||31||Yes||Yes|
|Elliot Lake & Area||143||141||2||Yes||Yes|
|Sault Ste. Marie & Area||3,338||3,136||202||Yes||Yes|
COVID-19: school closures and absenteeism
The Ontario Government is tracking absenteeism for all schools in Ontario. There is no distinction between a student’s reason for not attending school on that day, merely that they are absent.