September 1

21 new cases of the virus have been identified as of 9:30 a.m, September 1 The data shows there were:

• 1 case in the Interlake–Eastern health region;
• 3 cases in the Southern Health–Santé Sud health region; and
• 17 cases in the Winnipeg health region.
Total number 1449 as of today.
  • 257 active cases.
  • hospitalization information is delayed due to a technical issue and will be updated as soon as possible;
  • 1176 recovered.
  • 16 deaths.

Public health officials are advising of a possible exposure at Beaverlodge School at 6691 Rannock Ave. in Winnipeg on Thursday, Sept. 10 (morning and afternoon). The individual was asymptomatic and followed all public health measures that were put in place at the school. The public health investigation indicates the infection was not acquired at school. The school community and the cohort have been notified. Additional cleaning of high-touch areas is being undertaken out of an abundance of caution.

Any close contacts connected to the case have been identified, contacted and advised to self-isolate. Others who were at the site do not need to self-isolate, but should self-monitor for symptoms of COVID-19. The site is not being elevated on the Pandemic Response System, given the limited number of contacts identified.