Daily update on the status of COVID-19 in the Thunder Bay District Health Unit

March 17, 2021 - Thunder Bay District Health Unit (TBDHU) is reporting 68 (sixty-eight) new COVID-19 cases in residents in the TBDHU Region. Current active cases is 424.

Cases Changes since previous report*  
New +68
  • 18 Household contact
  • 26 Other close contact
  • 1 Walford Retirement Home Outbreak
  • 11 No known exposure
  • 12 Pending

61 Thunder Bay and Surrounding Areas

6 District communities

1 First Nation community

Resolved +46  
Active cases in hospital -1  
Deaths +1  

*Reports are completed daily in the morning, except when otherwise noted. Exceptions may be made for holiday times.

Additional information on the status of COVID-19 cases in the Thunder Bay District Health Unit area is available at the TBDHU Website.

For more information or if you have questions, please visit the TBDHU Website or contact TBDHU at (807) 625-5900 or toll-free: 1-888-294-6630.

Visit Ontario's website to learn more about how the province continues to protect Ontarians from COVID-19.


For more information - Health Unit Media: news@tbdhu.com.

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