Another eight COVID-19 cases have been added to the Porcupine Health Unit’s list, for a total of 661 during the pandemic.  There are 111 currently active.

One of the new cases is on the coast, caused by contact with another case. The rest are in Timmins.  Two are under investigation, while five are from contact.


93,716 tests

661 positive

111 currently active

524 resolved

26 deaths

31,064 vaccines administered

29,766 people vaccinated

-Source: Porcupine Health Unit, May 5, 2021