Flight traveling into 3 NWT communities identified as COVID-19 link

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According to health authorities, a flight travelling into three NWT communities has been identified as a possible link to COVID-19.

Fully vaccinated residents on North Wright Airways Flight 142 travelling into Yellowknife, Colville Lake and Fort Good Hope on Sept. 23 should self-monitor for symptoms and if they develop arrange for testing.

Those on the fight who are partially vaccinated must self-isolate for 10 days and arrange for testing.

For a full list of possible health exposure locations click here. 

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