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16 November 2020
The Library in Iqaluit will be closed to the public starting Wednesday, November 16.
13 November 2020
Good morning. We’ve just been made aware of another positive case of COVID-19, in Arviat. The whole Kivalliq region is going into lockdown as a precaution. This is a fast-moving situation, so please be patient with us.
12 November 2020
Good morning. As you all know, we now have a positive case of COVID-19 in Rankin Inlet. We are sending positivity to Sanikiluaq and Rankin Inlet.
12 November 2020
The Department of Finance office in Rankin Inlet will remain closed for the rest of the week. Finance staff will be back in the office on Monday, November 16. However, the office will remain closed to the public.
11 November 2020
The Chief Public Health Officer has confirmed a positive COVID-19 case in Rankin Inlet An update will be provided at a press conference at 11 a.m. tomorrow, Thursday, November 12.
09 November 2020
Good morning. We now have two confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Sanikiluaq. There is no evidence of community transmission in these two cases – it is considered household transmission. The total number of persons followed to date is 3834. There are 634 person
06 November 2020
Good afternoon. Originally this was meant to be a standard update, but as you know, we now have a confirmed case of COVID-19 in Sanikiluaq. This is Nunavut’s first confirmed case.
21 October 2020
Dr. Michael Patterson, Nunavut’s Chief Public Health Officer, today announced a positive case of COVID-19 at the Mary River Mine, 176 km southwest of Pond Inlet. The individual is asymptomatic and in isolation.
15 October 2020
Nunavut’s Minister of Health George Hickes has extended the territory’s public health emergency until October 29, 2020.
11 October 2020
Premier Joe Savikataaq today released the following statement: