Presumptive positive Covid-19 cases rise to eight at Hope Bay mine; new mask requirement for exempted workers

An eighth presumptive positive Covid-19 case has been detected at the Hope Bay gold mine in the Kitikmeot region, the Government of Nunavut revealed Friday. Subsequent swabs sent to a southern lab for confirmation testing still haven’t been processed, Premier Joe Savikataaq said during a press conference. Two Hope Bay mine staff were confirmed as […]