Yukon faces largest COVID-19 outbreak since start of pandemic

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  • CBC News published this video item, entitled “Yukon faces largest COVID-19 outbreak since start of pandemic” – below is their description.

    COVID-19 cases surge in Yukon as the territory deals with its largest outbreak since the pandemic began. Chief Medical Officer Dr. Brendan Hanley said the outbreak mostly involves unvaccinated people.

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