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Seven employees at Edmonton's Fairmont Hotel Macdonald have tested positive for COVID-19, the hotel said Tuesday.

None of the employees who have the coronavirus have been at the hotel for the past week, a spokesperson said in a news release.

According to Fairmont Hotel Macdonald, Alberta Health Services told them no guests or visitors contracted the disease and that the risk of transmission is low.

"No risk has been identified to hotel guests," Alberta Chief Medical Officer of Health Dr. Deena Hinshaw said.

The hotel underwent a deep clean following the positive tests.