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2 new COVID-19 cases, 3 recoveries reported in Kingston region

KFL&A Public Health is reporting two new cases of COVID-19 in the region, and three more recoveries. Kraig Krause / Global News

KFL&A Public Health is reporting two new cases of COVID-19 in the Kingston region Tuesday.

According to the health unit, a female between the ages of 10 to 19 who is also a health-care worker tested positive for the virus, as well as a 90-year-old woman. The mode of transmission for both cases is still under investigation.

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There have also been three recoveries in the region, bringing the active case count to nine.

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The region is still under the yellow status for the province’s COVID-19 framework, despite a significant drop in numbers over the past week.

Since the pandemic began, there have been 237 cases locally with 228 resolved cases, and no related deaths.