A re-test of that positive COVID-19 result reported Wednesday by the Porcupine Health Unit… shows came back negative.  So the PHU says that based on clinical assessment, the person “doesn’t meet the definition of a confirmed case, and will not be counted as a positive case.”

No new positives have come back in the last 24 hours.  Since the pandemic began, there have been 88 in the region.


26,845 tests

88 positive

86 resolved

9 deaths

-Source: Porcupine Health Unit, October 16, 2020