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Sahtu

Délı̨nę boil-water advisory ends after six days


Residents of Délı̨nę no longer need to boil their water before consuming it, the territorial government said on Monday afternoon.

The boil-water advisory had been in place since May 10 after unusually high murkiness was reported in the Sahtu community’s drinking water.

On Monday, a spokesperson for the Department of Health and Social Services said the advisory had ended and no associated illnesses had been reported.

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“Normal use of drinking water may resume,” the territorial government stated.

A boil-water advisory remains in effect for Hay River and nearby communities.

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