Monday , 27 September 2021

New confirmed case of COVID-19 in M.D. of Bonnyville area

For the first time since May 12, there is an active confirmed case of COVID-19 in the Lakeland area.

The AHS virus data map shows on Monday evening that there is one confirmed case of COVID-19 in the M.D. of Bonnyville area.

This is the first new infection of COVID-19 in the Bonnyville, Cold Lake, and St. Paul areas since April 30, which was the third case in the St. Paul area.

This is the eighth confirmed case of COVID-19 in the Bonnyville area where seven cases previously recovered.

Lakeland Connect previously reported there were four total infections in the Cold Lake area, but the AHS map shows three infections on Monday.

Since Friday, 130 infections have been reported and one death. There has been 156 deaths to COVID-19 in Alberta.

There are currently 607 active infections of the virus.

About Michael Menzies

Menzies is the editor-at-large for Connected Media Inc. Born and raised in Vermilion, he started in May 2018 during his NAIT Radio and Television practicum and reports on local politics, sports, and community issues. He became the Bonnyville Pontiacs play-by-play voice during the 2019-20 season. He also comments on provincial and national issues. Menzies hosts Connected! Evening Monday-Thursday at 5 o’clock. He also likes to buy books and read some of them.