Kitigan Zibi Anishinabeg closes schools amid COVID-19 outbreak – CBC

Dec 07, 2021

8 cases confirmed as of Monday

Kitigan Zibi Anishinabeg has closed its schools after a COVID-19 outbreak was confirmed in the community in the Outaouais.

The first case was detected on Friday and health care staff worked throughout the weekend contact tracing. As of Monday there were eight confirmed cases.

Those individuals are isolating and the people they were in contact with are being tested, according to Chief Dylan Whiteduck.

The schools and daycare were affected by the outbreak, according to the Centre intégré de santé et de services sociaux de l’Outaouais (CISSSO).

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