Two COVID-19 Cases in Western Health


Newfoundland and Labrador reported two new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday. Both of the new cases are located in the Western Health region and are linked to travel.


Both cases are males. One is between the age of 50 and 59. This individual returned from international travel.


The second case is a male in the Western Health region between 60-69 years of age. The individual returned to the province from work in British Columbia.


The province has 14 active cases of COVID-19. One person is in hospital. To date, 81,060 people have been tested.


The Department of Health and Community Services is asking passengers who travelled on the flights listed below to arrange COVID-19 testing.

  • Air Canada Flight 7480 from Montreal to St. John’s on Friday, January 22.

  • Air Canada Flight 7481 from St. John’s to Montreal on Sunday, January 24.