The North Bay Parry Sound District Health Unit has recorded another positive case of COVID-19.

The 40th case in the region is a male between 40 and 59 years of age. The Health Unit’s website states that the person contracted the virus through close contact with another case. The man is currently self-isolating.

The Health Unit’s region now has two active cases – one in Parry Sound and one in Nipissing.

37 cases of the virus have been resolved since the beginning of the pandemic. One person has died in the region.