The first day with the emergency brake off brings 17 new COVID-19 cases to Porcupine Health Unit territory.  Fifteen of them are up on the coast; Timmins and the area between Fauquier and Opasatika have one each.

BY THE NUMBERS

109,593 tests

2,018 positive

115 currently active

1,874 resolved

29 deaths

79,119 vaccines administered

47,797 people vaccinated

-Source: Porcupine Health Unit, June 25, 2021

The health unit has also announced that 12- to 15-year-olds can now get their second vaccine dose, if it’s been 28 days since the first one.  Book an appointment online or by phone… or go to a pop-up or drive-through event.  You’re encouraged to bring a parent with you.