The latest news on COVID-19 developments in Canada

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The latest news on COVID-19 developments in Canada (all times Eastern):

9:42 a.m.

Nunavut is reporting one new COVID-19 case in Arviat, the community of about 2,800 that saw the territory's largest outbreak with 222 cases.

It's the first new case of COVID-19 in the territory since Dec. 28.

The territory's chief public health officer says the positive result was found in follow-up testing after the outbreak.

Dr. Michael Patterson says there is no evidence of community transmission at this time.

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This report by The Canadian Press was first published Jan 21, 2021.

The Canadian Press