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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 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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‘I don’t even know if we’d stay open’: Moncton’s burger festival helping restaurants survive COVID-19 – New Brunswick

‘I don’t even know if we’d stay open’: Moncton’s burger festival helping restaurants survive COVID-19 - New Brunswick

Despite the COVID-19 pandemic and restrictions forcing dining rooms to close in the area, Moncton’s annual burger festival is continuing in its fourth year. “It’s hundreds of burgers, every single day,” says Jennifer Somers, the general manager of Cheers Beverage Room. “Day in and day out, it’s awesome.” News …

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Theft, homeless concerns rise to the forefront for Moncton neighbourhood amid pandemic – New Brunswick

Theft, homeless concerns rise to the forefront for Moncton neighbourhood amid pandemic - New Brunswick

Residents in a Moncton neighbourhood are voicing frustration about what they say is an increase in crime related to nearby homeless encampments. A street intervention group says patience is important when dealing with people who don’t have a roof over their heads, but residents say theft is frustrating. “I …

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Second COVID-19 case reported at Edith Cavell School – New Brunswick

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A Moncton school is reporting its second case of COVID-19 this week, prompting the school to be closed for the rest of the week. In a memo distributed to students and their families on Wednesday evening, Edith Cavell School confirmed that a second case of the virus has been …

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Majority of employees at Moncton companies still working from home, according to fall survey – New Brunswick

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A new survey on office businesses in downtown Moncton shows many companies still have their employees working from home,10 months since the COVID-19 pandemic began in the region. The survey, carried out in September and October 2020, was conducted by the Southeast Economic Recovery Task Force, a collaborative group …

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COVID-19 case confirmed at Bessborough School in Moncton – New Brunswick

COVID-19 case confirmed at Bessborough School in Moncton - New Brunswick

Bessborough School in Moncton sent a memo to parents on Wednesday night that the school will be closed the following day after a confirmed case of the novel coronavirus. “We are working with Public Health officials to identify any students and personnel who may have been in contact with …

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N.B. reports 7 coronavirus cases on Saturday, 19 new cases since Jan. 1

N.B. reports 7 coronavirus cases on Saturday, 19 new cases since Jan. 1

New Brunswick is reporting seven new cases of COVID-19 on Sunday. That means the province has reported a total of 19 new cases since the beginning of the new year. “We are seeing a spike in COVID-19 cases and we need New Brunswickers to fully co-operate with Public Health …

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