Weekend Beach Report: Two Beaches Closed, Four Unsafe

Friday August 19th, 2016

Posted at 11:24am


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Every Friday windsoriteDOTca will let you know which beaches are safe for swimming, and those that are not.

Water samples are taken every Wednesday. The samples are sent to a public health lab in London. Testing is done Thursday and the results are given to the Health Unit by Friday.

Based on samples taken Wednesday, August 17th, 2016:

West Belle River and Mettawas Beaches are closed.  Swimming not recommended at Sandpoint, Cedar Island, Colchester, and Holiday Beaches.

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