Nunavut struggles to contain coronavirus as cases rise: ‘Hardship is not a new thing’ – National

Nunavut struggles to contain coronavirus as cases rise: ‘Hardship is not a new thing’ - National

It has been just over two weeks since Nunavut declared its first case of COVID-19, but it’s still unknown how 84 people were infected so quickly in the territory.Nunavut is home to about 39,000 people. Its 25 fly-in only communities are

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‘All it takes is one case’: How coronavirus cases suddenly spiked across Nunavut – National

‘All it takes is one case’: How coronavirus cases suddenly spiked across Nunavut - National

It has been just over two weeks since Nunavut declared its first case of COVID-19, but it’s still unknown how 84 people were infected so quickly in the territory.Nunavut is home to about 39,000 people. Its 25 fly-in-only communities are spread over

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Schools, businesses close in Nunavut as coronavirus cases more than double – National

Schools, businesses close in Nunavut as coronavirus cases more than double - National

Nunavut is shutting down for two weeks starting today to try to get cases of COVID-19 under control.All schools and non-essential businesses are closed, as are libraries, fitness centres, government offices and personal services.Health centres are closed except for

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Nunavut reports first confirmed coronavirus infections with 2 new cases – National

Nunavut reports first confirmed coronavirus infections with 2 new cases - National

Nunavut is reporting its first confirmed cases of COVID-19.The territory’s chief public health officer, Dr. Michael Patterson, says in a news release there are two cases at the Hope Bay gold mine 125 km southwest of Cambridge Bay.Patterson says

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