Covid-19 Arrives in Manitoba

Manitoba Post StaffNews

WINNIPEG – Provincial health officials have announced Manitoba’s first presumptive case of coronavirus.

A woman in her 40’s, just back from the Philippines, is now isolated at home.

She’s been tested and results are expected back in 24 to 48 hours.

A total of about 400 Manitobans have been tested so far.

People are being told to take precautions even though the risk of contracting CoVid-19 remains low.