• Outbreak of illness in Port Alberni seniors homes not COVID-19: Island Health

    An outbreak of respiratory illness at two seniors’ facilities in Port Alberni is not coronavirus (COVID-19). Tests were conducted and appeared on Island Health’s active outbreak list for Echo Village on March 13, causing concern that an outbreak of COVID-19 was happening. The listing simply said “other” for results, while facilities in Courtenay, Nanaimo and

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