Daily COVID cases on the rise

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The average daily number of COVID-19 infections in Sarnia-Lambton has increased.

Lambton Public Health is reporting an average of 10 confirmed cases a day over the last week, up from seven a week ago.

Since the last report, the health unit recorded 69 lab confirmed cases, for a total of 12,175 since the start of the pandemic.

There are two active outbreaks at long-term care homes, Rosewood Retirement Village and North Lambton Lodge.

There are seven COVID patients at Bluewater Health.