COVID-19 RESPONSE
November 5, 2020

At Lake Country Co-op, we rely on the Saskatchewan Health Authority for any public alerts regarding visitations to our sites of customers who have tested positive for COVID-19.  Please refer to the Saskatchewan Health Authority for updates on potential COVID-19 exposures.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is a global challenge that is currently having an impact right here in Saskatchewan.

The health and safety of our Team Members and customers is extremely important to us and we are taking extra precautions at all Lake Country Co-op locations. In addition to our high cleaning standards, we are implementing additional measures:

  • Heightened disinfecting and cleaning at all Lake Country Co-op locations
  • Team Members are wearing masks
  • Customers are required to wear masks in all Lake Country Co-op locations as per the Saskatchewan Public Health Order 
  • Regularly communicating with Team Members 
  • Flu shots are being administered by pharmacists by appointment at our Prince Albert Food Store Pharmacy and Clinic Pharmacy
  • Suspended all sampling at our Food Stores
  • Closure of the hot case and salad bar at the Prince Albert Food Store
  • Closure of all roller grills at all C-Stores
  • Providing a designated shopping hour (first hour of operations) at all Food Store locations for seniors and vulnerable community members
  • Purchase limits are in place on high-demand essential items including toilet paper, other paper products and sanitizing products
  • Installed Plexiglass shields at our tills for the protection of our Team Members and customers
  • Installed hand washing stations at our Food Store locations in La Ronge, Prince Albert, and Nipawin and sanitizing stations at all locations
  • Social distancing guidelines on our retail floors, including 'one way' aisles at our Food Stores
  • Delivery and Curbside pick up is available at our La Ronge, Prince Albert, and Nipawin Food Stores
  • Consistently monitoring the situation and updating our approach as needed

We will continue to update our efforts to keep our Lake Country Co-op communities safe and healthy.

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