Nova Scotia

Public Health reports potential COVID-19 exposure in Auburn Drive High – Halifax

Public Health reports potential COVID-19 exposure in Auburn Drive High - Halifax

Public Health announced Monday that there may have been an exposure to COVID-19 on Nov. 16 in the cafeteria at Auburn High School. Parents and staff have also been notified by Public Health. Health officials said in a statement that anyone who was in the cafeteria during lunch, from 12:05 …

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Public Health releases further potential COVID-19 exposures across Halifax as cases rise – Halifax

Public Health releases further potential COVID-19 exposures across Halifax as cases rise - Halifax

Nova Scotia Health Public Health is advising of COVID-19 exposure at a list of locations across Halifax on Sunday. Health officials are also asking that anyone who visited the following locations on the specified date and time to immediately contact 811 to arrange for COVID-19 testing, regardless of whether or …

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‘This is a huge loss’: Director of Craft N.S. says 60% of crafters seeing drop in sales – Halifax

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COVID-19 has impacted nearly every industry in Nova Scotia, including crafters and craft organizations who rely on retail shows and exhibitions to showcase and sell their work. The senior director at Craft Nova Scotia, Andrea Saint-Pierre, said their organization, which encourages and promotes the craft movement in the province, …

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11 new cases of COVID-19 identified in Nova Scotia on Sunday – Halifax

11 new cases of COVID-19 identified in Nova Scotia on Sunday - Halifax

Nova Scotia has reported 11 new cases of COVID-19 on Sunday, bringing the total number of active cases in the province to 44. The province said that all 11 new cases are in Central Zone. Six are connected to previously reported cases and five are under investigation. A potential …

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2 Dalhousie University students confirmed positive for COVID-19 – Halifax

2 Dalhousie University students confirmed positive for COVID-19 - Halifax

Dalhousie University announced Sunday that this weekend, Nova Scotia Public Health has informed them of two confirmed COVID-19 cases among their off-campus student community in Halifax. According to the university, the two students are self-isolating. READ MORE: Public Health warns of potential COVID-19 exposure at 17 locations in HRM “The …

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Public Health warns of potential COVID-19 exposure at 17 locations in HRM – Halifax

Public Health warns of potential COVID-19 exposure at 17 locations in HRM - Halifax

Nova Scotia Health Public Health released a statement Saturday evening warning of potential exposure of COVID-19 at 17 locations in Halifax. Health officials are asking that anyone who visited the locations below to immediately contact 811 to arrange for COVID-19 testing, regardless of whether or not they have COVID-19 …

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N.B. asks travellers from Halifax to monitor for COVID-19 symptoms

N.B. asks travellers from Halifax to monitor for COVID-19 symptoms

Coming to New Brunswick from Halifax? The provincial government wants all travellers from Nova Scotia’s capital to monitor for COVID-19 symptoms. The New Brunswick government says that they are concerned after reports of community transmission of the novel coronavirus in Halifax. They’re now asking anyone entering New Brunswick from …

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Halifax Central Library, grocery store, gyms among new possible COVID-19 exposure sites – Halifax

Halifax Central Library, grocery store, gyms among new possible COVID-19 exposure sites - Halifax

Nova Scotia is flagging five places in Halifax as potential sources for COVID-19 exposure. The locations include a grocery store and a number of gyms as well as the Halifax Central Library. At this time the direction for individuals who were at the following locations at the specific times …

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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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2nd case of COVID-19 identified in Auburn Drive High School, some schools to be closed – Halifax

2nd case of COVID-19 identified in Auburn Drive High School, some schools to be closed - Halifax

Nova Scotia reported one additional case of COVID-19 at Auburn Drive High School in Cole Harbour on Thursday evening. The province said the new case is a close contact of an earlier reported case at the school. Halifax Regional Centre for Education has also sent out an e-mail to …

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