Manitoba Education Minister and Deputy Public Health Officer to hold COVID-19 update on Saturday
Manitoba Education Minister Cliff Cullen and the province’s deputy chief public health officer Dr. Jazz Atwal are expected to hold a joint press conference on Saturday afternoon.
The last COVID-19 address is organized by phone for the media only at 1 p.m.
In Saturday’s COVID-19 update, the province says the Garden Valley and Red River Valley school districts will switch to distance learning from May 18 to 30.
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It comes just six days after another rare weekend press conference, in which the province announced that all schools in Winnipeg and Brandon will switch to distance learning effective Wednesday, May 12.
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The switch to distance learning is expected to last at least until May 30.
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