COVID-19 Nova Scotia

Trail use has increased during the coronavirus pandemic

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Kathleen Doane and Susan Vaslet have been making it a priority to get outside and go for walks as often as possible throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. “For our sanity, for exercise, it’s a good chance to explore, and there’s less other things to do,” said Doane. Read more: Canadians …

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All the potential COVID-19 exposure sites in Nova Scotia over the past 14 days – Halifax

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Global News has compiled all of the potential COVID-19 exposure sites Nova Scotia Health has issued a warning for over the past 14 days. The list will be updated as health officials provide more locations and exposure dates no longer become relevant, for example, if there is no longer …

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Nova Scotia identifies 8 new potential COVID-19 exposure locations, 1 revised time – Halifax

Nova Scotia identifies 8 new potential COVID-19 exposure locations, 1 revised time - Halifax

Nova Scotia Health has released a new list of potential COVID-19 exposure locations. They include eight new locations or times as well as a revised time for a single location. Nova Scotia Health is directing anyone who worked or visited the locations on the specific date and time to …

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Nova Scotia reports 16 new coronavirus cases, 1 recovery Wednesday

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Nova Scotia has reported 16 new cases of novel coronavirus on Wednesday. All are located in the province’s central zone. The new figures — which were released late on Wednesday afternoon — mean there are now 102 active cases in the province. Although nowhere near as large as the …

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Halifax readies for sweeping coronavirus measures as cases trend upward

Halifax readies for sweeping coronavirus measures as cases trend upward

HALIFAX – People in Halifax are bracing for a series of tougher restrictions as the city deals with a rise in COVID-19 infections. Effective Thursday and for the next two weeks, there will be no in-person dining at restaurants, while public libraries, museums, gyms, yoga studios and casinos will …

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Halifax Mooseheads reschedule 2 games after employee tests positive for COVID-19 – Halifax

Halifax Mooseheads reschedule 2 games after employee tests positive for COVID-19 - Halifax

The Halifax Mooseheads have postponed two home games after an employee with the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League hockey team tested positive for COVID-19. In a press release issued Saturday, the QMJHL team said they have postponed their game against the Charlottetown Islanders — scheduled for Saturday night — …

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8 new coronavirus cases report in N.S., largest single-day increase since May – Halifax

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Nova Scotia is reporting eight new coronavirus cases on Saturday as the number of active cases increased to 33. It’s the largest single-day case increase in Nova Scotia since May, a detail noted by the province’s top doctor in a press release accompanying the case update. “It is critical …

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Public health officials encourage Nova Scotians to download COVID Alert app, use it properly

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The federal government’s COVID Alert app has been available in Nova Scotia for more than a month, and according to the province’s public health authority, it has been used successfully by some users who tested positive for the novel coronavirus. On Friday, the Nova Scotia Health Authority (NSHA) confirmed …

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Nova Scotia Health issues coronavirus exposure warning for 6 more locations in Halifax – Halifax

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Nova Scotia Health has issued more warnings of potential coronavirus exposures in the Halifax Regional Municipality. The six locations are spread throughout Halifax with dates ranging from Oct. 31 to Nov. 9. Anyone present at any of the following locations during the identified times is asked to monitor for …

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N.B. reports no new coronavirus cases, 4 recoveries

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New Brunswick is reporting no new cases of the novel coronavirus on Tuesday and four additional recoveries from the virus. That means there are now 17 active cases of COVID-19 in the province. Read more: New Brunswick reports 1 new case of COVID-19 on Monday All New Brunswick regions …

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