Increased COVID-19 exposure at businesses in Watrous, Waskesiu Lake, Wakaw and Pilot Butte

The Saskatchewan Health Authority has issued a COVID-19 exposure alert for four locations across Saskatchewan.

The SHA wants to let you know about two individuals during two separate incidents who tested COVID-19 positive who were at the following businesses when they were likely infectious:

  • Co-op Watrous Food Store – August 28, 3:00-3:30 PM
  • Waskesiu  Tempo, 848 Waskesiu Drive, Waskesiu Lake – September 5, 1:00-1:15 PM
  • Lake Country Co-op C-Store and Cardlock at Wakaw – SK 41 highway, Wakaw – September 5, 3:00-3:30 PM
  • Happy Hour Liquor Pilot Butte – September 2, 5:00-5:30 PM

Public Health officials are advising individuals w​​ho were at these locations on the specified dates during the specified times to immediately self-isolate if they have had or currently have symptoms of COVID-19 and to call HealthLine 811 to arrange for testing.

All other individuals who are not experiencing symptoms should self monitor for 14 days. It is important to note that individuals may develop symptoms from two to 14 days following exposure to the virus that causes COVID-19.

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