January 12 COVID-19 Update

Current COVID-19 Situation in Ross River Ross River Dena Council advises all community members that as of Wednesday, January 12 at 7:00 p.m. there are two confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the community along with at least five new presumptive positive cases detected using the rapid testing kits distributed on Monday and Tuesday. The presumptive Read More

January 11 COVID-19 Update (6 p.m.)

Current COVID-19 Situation in Ross River Ross River Dena Council advises all community members that as of Tuesday, January 11 at 5:05 p.m. the Government of Yukon has now confirmed there is at least one case of COVID-19 in Ross River and has issued an Exposure Notice for parents, guardians, students and staff at Ross Read More

January 9 COVID-19 Update

Current COVID-19 Situation in Ross River Ross River Dena Council advises all community members that as of 9:00 p.m. on Sunday, January 9, 2022 there are now multiple “presumptive” positive cases of COVID-19 in the community. Council also advises that any youth who attended Ross River School last week may have been exposed to COVID-19 Read More

January 5 COVID-19 Update

Current COVID-19 Situation in Ross River Ross River Dena Council advises that as of 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 5, 2022, there are no confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Ross River. While this is good news, the situation across the Yukon is becoming very serious, and the risk that Omicron will spread to rural communities Read More

December 5 COVID-19 Update

Current COVID-19 Situation in Ross River Ross River Dena Council advises that as of 1:00 p.m. on Sunday, December 5, there is one active case of COVID-19 involving a member of our community. The individual was in Ross River last week but is currently self-isolating in Whitehorse.  Community members who were considered close contacts and Read More

December 1 COVID-19 Update

Current COVID-19 Situation in Ross River Ross River Dena Council advises that as of 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 1, there is now one unconfirmed case of COVID-19 involving a member of our community. This indicates that a COVID-19 test was conducted, but was inconclusive, therefore it is treated as an active case until the results from Read More

November 17 COVID-19 Update

Current COVID-19 Situation in Ross River Ross River Dena Council advises that as of 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 17, 2021 there are currently no active cases of COVID-19 in Ross River, however the risk of transmission in the community remains high.  In October, Council acknowledged that our return to zero active cases was excellent Read More

October 18 COVID-19 Update

Current COVID-19 Situation in Ross River Ross River Dena Council advises that as of 5:00 p.m. on Monday, October 18, 2021 there are no longer any active cases of COVID-19 in Ross River.  A case that was announced last Tuesday has now recovered, and no new cases have been reported by Yukon Communicable Disease Control Read More