There are no new COVID-19 cases to report today from the Porcupine Health Unit.  The number of active cases is now four.  However, there’s been a change to the deaths reported.

The PHU is confirming that another death during the outbreak at Extendicare Kapuskasing is because of the virus.  But one  reported earlier there has been ruled not to be.

The Extendicare death toll stays 15; the regional number 25.


76,863 tests

342 positive

338 resolved

25 deaths

-Source: Porcupine Health Unit, March 9, 2021

UPDATE AT 4:00pm: One new case reported in Hearst-Hornepayne area.  Total now 343.