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Sewage detections in Denman

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Upper Hunter residents are being urged to stay diligent with viral fragments of COVID-19 detected in Denman sewage. 

Hunter New England Health are asking residents to monitor for any COVID-related symptoms and be mindful during this time. 

"We have been notified of recent detections of COVID-19 virus fragments from the Denman and Uralla sewage treatment plants, where there are no known cases.

"We continue to urge everyone in this area to come forward for testing even if they have the mildest of symptoms so we can identify any unknown cases in the community and reduce transmission," Hunter New England Health said. 

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