DAWSON CREEK, B.C – A Dawson Co-op Food Store is informing its members that an employee has tested positive for COVID-19.

The last time the employee worked was on February 8th from 5:15 p.m. to 8:15 p.m.

“Dawson Co-op values the safety of our employees and members, so we ask anyone who was in the Food Store during the evening of February 8th to self-monitor your symptoms and if you are experiencing symptoms to contact your local health authority,” says a Dawson Co-operative Union statement on Thursday.

Co-op was notified of the case on Thursday and immediately began working with Northern Health.

The store is still open.