It’s a case of “it is, but it isn’t” when it comes to the 77th person who lives in our area being diagnosed with COVID-19.

The Porcupine Health Unit says that person was tested on Monday in another region, where they are now in self-isolation.  But the way the province counts cases, it’s reported among numbers from the PHU.

All the relevant numbers are on our website.

BY THE NUMBERS

20,713 tests

77 positive

64 recovered

9 deaths

-Source: Porcupine Health Unit, September 16, 2020