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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Manitoba, Nunavut go into lockdown to battle coronavirus — why haven’t other provinces?

Manitoba, Nunavut go into lockdown to battle coronavirus — why haven’t other provinces?

As coronavirus cases, deaths and hospitalizations continue to spike across Canada, some provinces and territories have turned to drastic measures to slow the spread: lockdowns.On Wednesday, Nunavut went into a territory-wide lockdown for two weeks in order to get

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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 adds 10 more coronavirus cases as infections soar across Canada – National

More than 250,000 people have been diagnosed with the novel coronavirus in Canada - National

Coronavirus cases continue to spike across Canada Sunday as provincial authorities reported 4,142 new cases, including another 10 in Nunavut.Sunday’s case data comes amid another 62 deaths attributed to the virus as well, pushing Canada’s COVID-19 death toll to

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4 provinces see record increases in COVID-19; Nunavut reports new diagnoses – National

Canada adds 563 new coronavirus cases, surpassing 125,000 - National

Nunavut reported four new cases of the novel coronavirus on Saturday, moving the territory’s total to eight.Territorial health authorities said in an online statement that “all individuals are in isolation and doing well.”The news comes as Canada added 4,617

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Newfoundland workers from sites in Alberta, Nunavut asked to get COVID-19 tests

Newfoundland workers from sites in Alberta, Nunavut asked to get COVID-19 tests

Newfoundland and Labrador is asking workers who returned to the province in the last two weeks from work sites in Nunavut and Alberta to get tested for COVID-19.The department issued three warnings Wednesday about outbreaks at the Hope Bay

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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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New delay in construction of Nunavut military port blamed on coronavirus pandemic – National

New delay in construction of Nunavut military port blamed on coronavirus pandemic - National

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