State of local emergency for Stony Nakoda First Nation

As of Sunday, Jan. 10, there were 86 active cases. Sunday there were 13 new cases.

With the rising number of COVID-19 cases, the Stony Nakoda First Nation declared a  State of Local  Emergency and Necessary Action Monday.

It's advised anyone feeling symptoms to follow the four part protocol:

  • Following the advice of health professionals
  • Assisting with contact tracing, self-isolating,
  • Wearing a mask and practicing hand hygiene
  • Avoiding all non-essential travel

There will be a curfew from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. except for work, health or emergency purposes.

Starting Tuesday, Jan. 12, on-nation funerals and wakes will no longer be allowed. Virtual funerals are being encouraged and all remains must go from the funeral home to the burial site.

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