Nine outbreaks of COVID-19 in Niagara, including six at healthcare facilities

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There are now six outbreaks of COVID-19 at healthcare facilities across Niagara.

Meadows of Dorchester, in Niagara Falls has been added to the list after a positive test result in their Primrose Unit.

The other outbreaks are at Hotel Dieu Shaver, Linhaven Nursing Home, Radiant Care Tabor Manor LTC, and Garden City Manor - all in St. Catharines.

There is also an outbreak at Eventide Home in Niagara Falls.

The are nine outbreaks of COVID in Niagara, with two occurring in the community, and one in a congregate care setting.

Five new cases were announced in Niagara Wednesday, following 21 new cases reported on Tuesday.