Need to Know: Provincial Covid Update Coming up Later This Morning
With new COVID-19 cases surging and multiple care home outbreaks declared, the Saskatchewan government is expected to introduce new public health measures on Friday.
The specific steps haven’t been unveiled, though an announcement is planned for Friday at 11:30 a.m.
Visitor limitations: Long Term Care and Personal Care Homes in the city of Regina
The Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA) is announcing that family presence/visitation will be limited to compassionate reasons only for Wascana Rehabilitation Centre, all Long Term Care homes and all Personal Care homes in the city of Regina. This change is effective Friday November 13, 2020. These restrictions will be reassessed is two weeks.
Loraas Recycle pleads with Sask. residents not to put single-use masks, gloves in recycling.
Single-use masks and gloves aren't only clogging up the recycling line at Loraas Recycle, but there are also concerns about workers being exposed to disposable PPE contaminated with COVID-19.