COVID-19 outbreak at another Winnipeg care home

By | September 26, 2020

WINNIPEG — A COVID-19 outbreak has been declared at the Heritage Lodge Personal Care Home in Winnipeg. The site is moving to critical (red) on the province’s Pandemic Response System.  The province did not provide further details on the risk, case numbers or hospitalizations related to the outbreak. The announcement comes from the daily COIVD-19 bulletin on Saturday.… Read More »

Possible COVID-19 exposure in four Manitoba schools

By | September 26, 2020

WINNIPEG — Along with 65 new cases of COVID-19, public health officials also announced four possible COVID-19 exposures in Manitoba schools on Saturday. The province said there was an exposure on September 14 and September 16 at St. John’s Ravenscourt School in Winnipeg. According to the province, the exposure is extremely low risk, and the infection was not… Read More »

Possible COVID-19 exposures at 5 Winnipeg businesses

By | September 26, 2020

WINNIPEG — Public health officials are advising of possible exposures to COVID-19 at five Winnipeg businesses. The following exposures were announced in the daily COVID-19 bulletin Saturday: Joey’s Polo Park, 653 St. James St., Winnipeg – Sept. 16 from 8:30 to 11 p.m.; The Local Public Eatery, 274 Garry St., Winnipeg – Sept. 17 from 10 a.m. to… Read More »

Possible COVID-19 exposures at 5 Manitoba businesses

By | September 26, 2020

WINNIPEG — Public health officials are advising of possible exposures to COVID-19 at five Manitoba businesses, four of which, are in Winnipeg. The following exposures were announced in the daily COVID-19 bulletin Saturday: Joey’s Polo Park, 653 St. James St., Winnipeg – Sept. 16 from 8:30 to 11 p.m.; The Local Public Eatery, 274 Garry St., Winnipeg –… Read More »

65 new COVID-19 cases, 10 possible exposures announced in Manitoba Saturday

By | September 26, 2020

WINNIPEG — Provincial health officials have announced 65 new cases of COVID-19 in Manitoba. This brings the province’s total number of lab-confirmed and probable positive cases to 1,829 since early March. The current test positivity rate now sits at 2.3 per cent. The new cases announced on Saturday include: three cases in the Prairie Mountain Health region three… Read More »

Manitoba reports 2nd-highest single-day jump in COVID-19 cases, with 65 reported Saturday

By | September 26, 2020

There are 65 new cases of COVID-19 in Manitoba on Saturday, the province said in a news release, including 56 in the Winnipeg health region. The update is the second-highest single-day increase in cases in the province. On Aug. 25, 72 new cases of the illness were announced in Manitoba. Twenty-four cases were later retroactively added to that total, bringing that day’s… Read More »

Manitoba reports 2nd-highest single-day jump in COVID-19 cases, with 65 Saturday

By | September 26, 2020

There are 65 new cases of COVID-19 in Manitoba on Saturday, the province said in a news release, including 56 in the Winnipeg health region. The update is the second-highest single-day increase in cases in the province. On Aug. 25, 72 new cases of the illness were announced in Manitoba. Twenty-four cases were later retroactively added to that total, bringing that day’s… Read More »

Pedestrian in hospital after being hit on Portage Avenue

By | September 26, 2020

WINNIPEG — One person is in hospital after being hit by a car on Portage Avenue near Memorial Boulevard late Friday night. Police blocked off Portage Avenue from Vaughan Street to Memorial Boulevard into Saturday morning. Traffic is allowed through now. Officers remained on scene but only to direct traffic as workers repair traffic signals. According to police,… Read More »