2 more deaths in Manitoba from COVID-19

2 more deaths in Manitoba from COVID-19

The chief provincial public health officer strongly encourages residents of and visitors to Winnipeg to focus on these fundamentals to help stop the spread of COVID-19.

In addition, public health officials say The Keg Steakhouse and Bar reported a possible exposure at its Garry Street location on September 15, between 6 p.m.to 11:45 p.m., and September 16, from 3:45 p.m.to 8:30 p.m. Meadows School is a kindergarten to Grade 8 school located on 22nd Street in Brandon.

The number of deaths related to COVID-19 is 18.

There are now 363 active cases of COVID-19 in the province 1,227 people are listed as recovered. The school will remain open to students and staff, who can continue to attend school in person.

Someone who tested positive for COVID-19 visited 7 Arabian Dreams at 775 Corydon Ave. on Friday between 11 p.m. and 2 a.m., and on Sunday from 12:45 a.m.to 1 a.m.

"We are working closely with WRHA public health officials and have implemented pandemic outbreak protocols and infection control practices", Collins said in a statement on the company's website.

"Be assured that Public Health investigations begin within 24 hours of a confirmed laboratory test to identify individuals who may have been exposed. Testing may also be recommended". No close contacts have been identified at the school and no one has been required to self-isolate from they exposure says public health.

Remote learning is also available for some high school students in more-crowded schools and for students whose classes have been temporarily closed due to a COVID-19 outbreak. However, the length of time may be lengthened or shortened as the investigation continues.

Roussin would not commit to introducing stricter public health measures in Winnipeg, like what health officials did in the Prairie Mountain Health region in August.

That includes students with chronic health conditions who are advised by the doctors to not attend class.

"Public Health is not able to identify any individuals, as that could result in the release of personal health information".

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