Maskwacis was notified of a positive COVID-19 case this morning, reads a press statement. The person resides in Maskwacis, Alta. People involved in the care and follow up of the individual have been notified, the statement continues.
Since July 13, the community has tested 500 people and secured 2,000 more swabs for ongoing testing. The health service is encouraging people who think they have been in contact with a person with COVID to go to a testing location and be tested.
It is also asking that people contacted by a community Health Nurse to answer questions and be tested as requested.