SHA warns of possible exposure to COVID-19 in Prince Albert and other locations

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On Tuesday Saskatchewan Health Authority sent out a release asking residents to self-monitor for signs of COVID-19 after a potential exposure in Prince Albert and at other locations.

In Prince Albert the location was the Prince Albert Gospel Outreach Church on Central Avenue between Sept. 14 and Oct. 4 from 7:30 p.m. to 11 p.m.

In Estevan the locations include:

  • Affinity Credit Union, Estevan, Sept. 28 to Oct. 1, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Estevan Leisure Centre, Sept. 29 and Oct. 1, 6:20 to 6:50 p.m.
  • Tap House Restaurant, 1128 4 St, Estevan, from 7:30 to 8:00 p.m.  
  • Sobey’s, 440 King St, Estevan, from 5:00 to 5:45 p.m.  
  • Affinity Credit Union, Estevan, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.\

 In Harris the locations include:

  • Oct. 2: Prairie Centre Credit Union, Harris, from 10:30-11:30 am

In Regina the locations include: the Regina International Airport, from 10:00-10:30 a.m. and

  • October 1: Delhi to Toronto, Air Canada AC43, seat 12E, 12:30-5:30 a.m.
  • October 1: Toronto to Regina, Air Canada AC7939, seat 20C, 8:45-10:02 am

In Saskatoon the location include:

  • Hotel Inn and Suites, 253 Willis Cres. South, from Sept. 28 at 4:00 p.m. to Sept. 30 at 10:30 a.m.
  • Sept. 28: Mucho Burrito, 3020 Preston Ave South, from 7:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Anyone already displaying COVID-19 symptoms should immediately self-isolate and call Healthline 811 to arrange for testing. The SHA says symptoms can develop anywhere from two to 14 days after exposure to the virus.

The SHA sends out public alerts when health officials are uncertain about the number of known close contacts COVID-19 patients had before being tested. In those cases, they notify the community about locations the patient may have visited while infectious.