Active cases still present in County and City of Wetaskiwin

If you have had contact with someone who has tested positive, it is important to get tested yourself

Photo/ Facebook: Wetaskiwin Public Library

Active COVID-19 cases continue to persist in the County of Wetaskiwin and the City of Wetaskiwin. Current data released by the Government of Alberta shows that the County of Wetaskiwin has three currently active cases, while the City of Wetaskiwin has two currently active cases.

Two of the Wetaskiwin area cases were confirmed to be employees of the Manluk Centre: Wetaskiwin Regional Aquatics & Fitness.

Monday Sept. 7, 2020 the Wetaskiwin Public Library updated their Facebook page to let the public know that their re-opening date, originally set for Sept.8, 2020 will be postponed. This postponement is a result of two staff members of the library coming into contact with an individual who tested positive for COVID-19. The library assures that these staff members are being tested quarantined for 14 days.

Alberta’s Chief Medical Officer of Health, Dr. Deena Hinshaw will give an update for the Alberta COVID-19 numbers from the weekend this afternoon.



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