Muskoka Lakes Man Contracts COVID-19 Through School Transmission

Posted: 2020-10-16 15:20:28 By: thebay

The Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit reported one new case in Muskoka Lakes Twp today, one of 14 cases in Simcoe Muskoka.

The new cases involves an 18-34 year old male who contracted the virus in an educational setting outbreak.  The man is self-isolating at home.  In Muskoka, there are 5 active cases, and no one in hospital.

Meanwhile the province  is reporting 712 new cases of COVID-19, and nine deaths.

Today’s number of resolved cases was lower compared to yesterday  at 713, however, still one more than new cases reported today.