Steinbach Liquor Mart has employee test positive with COVID-19
A file photo of a Liquor Mart.
WINNIPEG -- Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries announced on Thursday an employee at the Steinbach Liquor Mart has tested positive for COVID-19.
In a statement, it said the employee last worked Nov. 9, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Nov. 10, from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m.
During the shift on the 10th, the employee developed minor symptoms.
Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries said the worker was following proper protocols, including wearing a mask, hand hygiene and social distancing, and the employee is now self-isolating at home.
"Since the onset of the pandemic, Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries has been diligent in implementing preventative measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19," the statement said.
It also noted it will not provide any details about the employee and no personal information will be shared.
If anyone experiences COVID-19 symptoms they are advised to self-isolate and contact Health Links for further information on testing.