Algoma Public Health is reporting one new case of COVID-19 in the Sault Ste. Marie area.
This case, #486, has been classified as close contact, meaning that the individual was exposed through another known case.
The individual was tested on Oct. 19 and is self-isolating.
There are currently seven active cases in the Algoma Public Health region.
Regions within Algoma that have reported cases of COVID-19 in the last 14 days include:
- Sault Ste. Marie and area
- North Algoma