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COVID-19 outbreak declared at Moose Jaw salon

A third active COVID-19 outbreak has been declared in Moose Jaw
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The Saskatchewan Health Authority has issued public notice of a new COVID-19 outbreak at a hair and massage salon on Moose Jaw.

According to public health, an outbreak is confirmed when two or more individuals who are linked to a public setting or event test positive for COVID-19. 

An outbreak was declared at Accent Massage & Hairstyling on April 6, joining two other active outbreaks at Cornerstone Christian School from March 24 and Main Street Strength & Conditioning from March 30.

No new cases have been reported in Moose Jaw schools since the school divisions moved classrooms to remote learning on March 25.

Contact tracers will be in contact with anyone who may have been exposed in relation to the outbreak. 

Public health reminds residents to continue to practice the recommended safety measures and contact HealthLine 811 if COVID-19 symptoms appear.

For a full list of outbreaks in the province, visit saskatchewan.ca/COVID19 and check the Latest Updates tab.