Positive COVID-19 Case At Wal-Mart In Bracebridge


Wal-Mart says an associate from their Bracebridge store has recently tested positive for COVID-19.

“We’re keeping the associate in our thoughts and wish them a speedy recovery. We are in contact with local public health. The associate last worked Feb. 20” said Felicia Fefer Manager, Corporate Affairs for Wal-Martt Canada

In a statement to Muskoka411, Wal Mart said safety continues to be a top priority at Walmart. Rest assured, Wal-Mart will continue to take measures to support the well-being of our customers and associates, including:

  • Mandatory masks for customers and associates.
  • Limiting the number of customers shopping in the store at one time.
  • Floor markings and one-way aisles to create physical distancing.
  • Increased cleaning throughout the store.
  • Wellness checks that include a temperature check for all associates at the start of each shift.
  • Cleaning shopping carts.
  • Encouraging regular handwashing.
  • Regular cleaning of work areas (including checkouts).
  • Installed plexi-glass dividers at registers, customer service desks and in our pharmacies.


  1. It says increased cleaning throughout the store. The last time I was in the Bracebridge store I headed an announcement over the PA system that it was time for COVID cleaning but all the store associates I saw simply continued doing whatever it was they happened to be working on at the moment. Good cleaning job people. Let’s hear the Walmart cheer for that one


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