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Today (Monday, September 13), Newfoundland and Labrador has nine new confirmed cases of COVID-19 since the last public advisory. Contact tracing by Public Health is underway and anyone considered a close contact has been advised regarding quarantine according to current... Read More about Public Advisory: Nine New Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 in Newfoundland and Labrador
Today (Monday, September 13), Newfoundland and Labrador has nine new confirmed cases of COVID-19 since the last public advisory. Contact tracing by Public Health is underway and anyone considered a close contact has been advised regarding quarantine according to current guidelines.

In the Eastern Health region:

One male between 20-39 years of age. The case is related to travel within Canada.

One female between 20-39 years of age. The case is related to travel within Canada.

One female between 20-39 years of age. The case is related to travel within Canada.

One female between 20-39 years of age. The case is related to international travel.

One male between 20-39 years of age. The case is a contact of a previous known case.

One male between 20-39 years of age. The case is a contact of a previous known case.

One female between 20-39 years of age. The case is a contact of a previous known case.

One female 70 years of age and older. The case is a contact of a previous known case.

In the Western Health region:

One male under 20 years of age. The case is a contact of a previous known case.

There have been 14 new recoveries, eight in the Eastern Health region, one in the Central Health region, two in the Labrador-Grenfell region and three in the Western Health region and 1,487 people have recovered. There is one person in hospital because of COVID-19.

There is one new presumptive positive case in the Labrador-Grenfell Health region. Once presumptive positive cases are confirmed positive, they are reported in public updates as new confirmed cases.

There are currently 40 active cases of COVID-19 in the province. The regional breakdown of the active cases is as follows:

Eastern Health – 23

Central Health – 1

Labrador-Grenfell Health – 13

Western Health – 3

To date, 282,126 tests have been administered. People can check their COVID-19 test results online here.

The investigation into a cluster of cases of COVID-19 in the Labrador-Grenfell Health region…
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