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3 new COVID-19 cases identified at Brandon's Maple Leaf Food's

By: Brayden Hnatiuk
Posted: August 6, 2020 08:57

Union asking Maple Leaf to shut down plant until August 10

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Three more employees at Brandon's Maple Leaf Food's have tested positive for COVID-19. 

According to UFCW local 832 the cases are among non-production, unionized employees. The union has now told the plant to stop production until August 10, at the earliest. 

The first worker who tested positive, who was also not on the production line, and hasn't worked since July 28. There was also a security guard at the plant who tested positive for virus back in May.

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