In consultation with the Northwestern Health Unit, the Lake of the Woods District Hospital has declared its most recent COVID-19 outbreak over. 

The outbreak was reported on August 30, which was the hospital's third outbreak this summer. Hospital-wide visitor restrictions were implemented, with possible exceptions for end-of-life patients. 

The LWDH Clinical Planning Team is currently reviewing the visitor policy. 

Leadership with the hospital says "we would like to commend the entire Lake of the Woods District Hospital team for the tremendous effort to manage the outbreak and for the care they put into their work each and every day."