This might sway you more towards agreeing that a lockdown is necessary.

The Porcupine Health Unit reports four new cases of COVID-19.  Three of them are up on the coast, the fourth somewhere between Smooth Rock Falls and Matheson.  The cause of that last one – number 125 – is being investigated.  The three on the coast are from contact with another positive case.

BY THE NUMBERS

48,201 tests

125 positive

108 recovered

9 deaths

-Source: Porcupine Health Unit, December 22, 2020