New Brunswick

Halifax man looking for trucking job to get travel exemption into N.B. to see dying mother

Halifax teachers breathe a ‘sigh of relief’ over shift to online learning, union president says

Aaron Wylie is looking for a second job as a long-haul truck driver in order to get an exemption to travel to neighbouring New Brunswick to visit his dying mother. During his day job, you’ll find Wylie behind the wheel of a bus, working as a transit operator for …

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‘Like a punch in the gut’: B.C. man describes trying to move to Nova Scotia

Halifax teachers breathe a ‘sigh of relief’ over shift to online learning, union president says

While moving can be challenging at any time, it has proven to be even more difficult during the COVID-19 pandemic. Surinder Dhillon, his wife Gurinder and their son Zion arrived at their new home in Point Edwards, Nova Scotia late Friday night after being stuck for days on the …

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New Brunswick reports 7 new cases of COVID-19 as province sets new vaccination record

Halifax teachers breathe a ‘sigh of relief’ over shift to online learning, union president says

New Brunswick reported seven new cases of COVID-19 Saturday, which includes two travel-related cases currently outside the province. In a release, the province said there are two new cases in Zone 2, the Saint John region, involving one person in their 40s and another in their 50s. One is …

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COVID-19: New Brunswick reports 15 cases connected to a Fredericton hotel

Halifax teachers breathe a ‘sigh of relief’ over shift to online learning, union president says

New Brunswick public health says five cases of COVID-19 have been identified at the Delta Fredericton and confirmed that another 10 cases in the broader community are connected to the hotel through close contacts. One of the new cases is in Zone 2 (Saint John region) and four in …

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New Brunswick reports 2 new cases of COVID-19 Tuesday

New Brunswick reports 2 new cases of COVID-19 Tuesday

New Brunswick reported two new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday as the Edmundston region joins the rest of the province in the yellow level. There’s one case in Zone 3 (Fredericton region) and another in Zone 6 (Bathurst region). Both cases are under investigation. During a briefing on Monday, chief medical …

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New Brunswick reports another death, 8 new cases of COVID-19

Halifax teachers breathe a ‘sigh of relief’ over shift to online learning, union president says

The province of New Brunswick reported eight new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday, as well as another death. The deceased person was reportedly in their 90s and was a resident of Pavillon Beau-Lieu, a special care home in Grand Falls currently experiencing an outbreak. Four people have died at …

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COVID-19: New Brunswick reports 1 more death at special care home

Halifax teachers breathe a ‘sigh of relief’ over shift to online learning, union president says

Another resident at a special care home in New Brunswick has died as a result of COVID-19, the province announced in a news release Thursday. The person was in their 80s and was a resident at Pavillon Beau-Lieu in Grand Falls, which is currently experiencing an outbreak. They are …

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N.B. reports 3rd COVID-19 death this week at Grand Falls special care home

Halifax teachers breathe a ‘sigh of relief’ over shift to online learning, union president says

A third person has died this week as a result of COVID-19 at a special care home in Grand Falls, N.B. The province announced the death, which involved a person in their 70s, on Wednesday. This brings the total number of deaths in the province to 39. Read more: …

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New Brunswick reports 15 new cases of COVID-19, another death

Halifax teachers breathe a ‘sigh of relief’ over shift to online learning, union president says

New Brunswick is reporting the death of someone over the age of 90 in Zone 4 (Edmundston region) relating to COVID-19. This brings the total number of COVID-19 deaths to 38. The province said the person was a resident of Pavillon Beau-Lieu, a special care home in Grand Falls. …

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N.B. to consider hotel quarantine exemptions on ‘case-by-case basis’: province

Halifax teachers breathe a ‘sigh of relief’ over shift to online learning, union president says

Eight days after announcing non-essential travellers entering New Brunswick would need to isolate at a designated hotel, the provincial government announced it will consider exemptions on a “case-by-case basis.” People will still need to isolate for 14 days, but the decision to allow for some exceptions was announced in …

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