News Another workplace outbreak in Hearst SHARE ON: Bob McIntyre, staff Tuesday, Mar. 2nd, 2021 (pixabay.com) First, a lumber mill almost a month ago. And now, Hearst is the location of another workplace COVID-19 outbreak. The Porcupine Health Unit says this time, it’s two employees at Pepco, an industrial and fleet maintenance supply business. They are cases 340 and 341 in the region during the pandemic… and are both in self-isolation. Close contacts who might have been exposed to the virus have already heard from the health unit. UPDATED AT 10:30am: No new cases are reported in the region so far today.