Health unit confirms new case of COVID-19
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The North Bay Parry Sound District Health Unit is reporting a new case of COVID-19 in the area.
The new case is listed as a female between the age of 40 and 59. The cause of contracting the virus is listed as community spread and she is currently self-isolating.
In total, there are 31 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the health unit’s catchment area, with 29 resolved and one death.
Health unit officials say there have been 13,424 tests conducted.