With 18 cm of Okanagan Champagne Powder overnight, 35 cm this week and -5C in the forecast, it's shaping up to be a beautiful weekend ahead. This afternoon, we're pleased to report only one additional case has been added to the Big White Mountain COVID-19 Community Cluster. There are 11 active cases in isolation on or off mountain.
As we head into Family Day Long Weekend, we want to thank you for being such a big part of the Big White family, for supporting us through this pandemic, and for following along as we navigate the COVID-19 cluster linked to Big White mountain.
We’d like to take this opportunity to remind all visitors that masks are mandatory at Big White Ski Resort. You must wear a mask in all buildings, in lift lines, and when loading and unloading the lift. Failure to do so will result in removal of pass, which has happened on two occasions in the past 24 hours.
Today's update from Interior Health comes as a breath of fresh mountain air for the entire community at Big White Ski Resort. Since Tuesday's report, there has only been one additional case linked to the Big White Community Cluster with 15 remaining active and in isolation.
Interior Health has released its latest update into the COVID-19 Community Cluster at Big White, linking 11 additional cases to the mountain cluster. Of those, three reside on the mountain and are in isolation. The additional eight live off-mountain. In total, 225 cases have been reported since mid-November, with 204 of those recovered, leaving 21 active.
It is with the greatest sigh of relief that we relay the most recent COVID-19 Cluster numbers from Interior Health. According to today's update, 11 new cases have been reported, with seven of those residing on mountain. Of the total 214 reported since mid-November, 45 are active and in isolation on or off mountain, and 169 have recovered. There have been no hospitalizations to date.
It’s been one month since Interior Health’s initial announcement of the COVID-19 Community Cluster at Big White mountain. Since December 15, the investigation has linked a total of 175 positive COVID-19 cases to the Big White community, with 13 new cases since the last update on Tuesday, January 12.
Interior Health has linked 19 new cases to the COVID-19 Community Cluster at Big White Mountain. In its press release, Interior Health states a total of 162 positive cases have been linked to the cluster since mid-November, with 133 individuals recovered. There are 29 active cases isolating off or on-mountain.
As of January 8, Interior Health is reporting a total of 143 COVID-19 cases linked to the community cluster at Big White Mountain since November 12. Of those, 109 have recovered, and 7 active cases are on-mountain residents in isolation.