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New Brunswick to provide update on COVID-19 – New Brunswick

New Brunswick to provide update on COVID-19 - New Brunswick

New Brunswick health officials are expected to provide a provincial update on the coronavirus on Tuesday. Premier Blaine Higgs will be joined by chief medical officer of health Dr. Jennifer Russell for the 2:30 p.m. briefing. The update with be livestreamed on the Global News website. Read more: Winter …

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New Brunswick reports 26 new COVID-19 cases, Moncton school closed – New Brunswick

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New Brunswick health officials reported 26 new cases of the coronavirus on Sunday, bringing the total number of active cases in the province to 283. There are nine new cases in Zone 1 (Moncton region), one new case in Zone 2 (Saint John region) and 16 new cases in …

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New Brunswick to provide $720,000 in funding to assist struggling Maritime Bus service

New Brunswick to provide $720,000 in funding to assist struggling Maritime Bus service

The New Brunswick government is stepping in to provide a much-needed transfusion of cash to Maritime Bus, which services New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island. The province confirmed on Friday that it will provide $720,000 in funding to assist the service, which has seen its ridership plummet …

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New Brunswick reports 27 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday – New Brunswick

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New Brunswick health officials reported 27 new cases of the coronavirus on Thursday. Two of the new cases are in the Saint John region, 11 are in the Moncton region and 14 are in the Edmundston region. “All cases are self-isolating and under investigation,” the province says. Read more: …

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New Brunswick reports 14 new COVID-19 cases, 2 new deaths – New Brunswick

New Brunswick reports 14 new COVID-19 cases, 2 new deaths - New Brunswick

New Brunswick reported 14 new cases of the coronavirus on Wednesday as it announced two more residents have died in connection to the virus. Public health says the deaths include one individual in their 70s in the Edmundston region and one individual in their 70s in the Saint John …

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New Brunswick to provide COVID-19 update as Edmundston lockdown continues – New Brunswick

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New Brunswick is set to provide a COVID-19 update Monday afternoon. It will be led by Health Minister Dorothy Shephard and Dr. Jennifer Russell, New Brunswick’s chief medical officer of health. The announcement comes a day after the province moved the Edmundston area into a lockdown as a result …

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New Brunswick reports 20 new COVID-19 cases on Sunday – New Brunswick

New Brunswick reports 20 new COVID-19 cases on Sunday - New Brunswick

New Brunswick is reporting 20 new coronavirus cases on Sunday, bringing the total number of active cases in the province to 334. There are 10 new cases in Zone 1, the Moncton region, nine new cases in Zone 4, the Edmundston region, and one new case in Zone 7, …

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New Brunswick Public Health shuts down 9 Dollarama stores for potential COVID-19 exposure – New Brunswick

New Brunswick Public Health shuts down 9 Dollarama stores for potential COVID-19 exposure - New Brunswick

New Brunswick Public Health temporarily shut down nine Dollarama stores due to a potential workplace exposure to the coronavirus. The locations between Oromocto and Edmundston will be closed for 48 hours for cleaning and sanitization, the province announced Wednesday night. Read more: COVID-19 pandemic posing increased challenges for people …

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New Brunswick reports 4 new COVID-19 cases on Monday – New Brunswick

New Brunswick reports 4 new COVID-19 cases on Monday - New Brunswick

New Brunswick reports four new cases of the coronavirus, bringing the total number of active cases in the province to 48. The new cases are three travel-related cases in the Fredericton region and one close contact of a previous case in the Edmundston region. The Edmundston region remains in …

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1 COVID-19 case in New Brunswick tied to cases at Maine paper mill – New Brunswick

1 COVID-19 case in New Brunswick tied to cases at Maine paper mill - New Brunswick

Three employees at a paper mill in Madawaska, Maine, have tested positive for COVID-19, including an individual living in New Brunswick. The Twin Rivers Paper Mill is located just across the U.S.-Canada border near Edmundston, N.B. Read more: New Brunswick reports 5 new COVID-19 cases Saturday Brian McAlary, the …

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