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Halifax social distancing rules – are two people or more allowed in a car? – Halifax

Halifax social distancing rules – are two people or more allowed in a car? - Halifax

Posted April 5, 2020 12:01 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Halifax police are debunking social media posts that claim officers are stopping any vehicles with more than two people in them. READ MORE: Dartmouth NSLC store …

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Nova Scotia to provide Sunday update on coronavirus crisis – Halifax

Nova Scotia to provide Sunday update on coronavirus crisis - Halifax

Premier Stephen McNeil and Dr. Robert Strang, Nova Scotia’s chief medical officer of health, are set to provide an update on the province’s response to the novel coronavirus pandemic on Sunday. In a statement released on Saturday, Nova Scotia confirmed 29 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total of cases to …

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26 new cases of coronavirus identified in Nova Scotia – Halifax

Nova Scotia to provide Sunday update on coronavirus crisis - Halifax

As of Sunday, 26 new cases of novel coronavirus were identified in Nova Scotia, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 262. According to the province, the confirmed cases so far range in age from under 10 to over 90. Six individuals are currently in hospital while …

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26 new cases of coronavirus in Nova Scotia, more options for testing announced – Halifax

Nova Scotia to provide Sunday update on coronavirus crisis - Halifax

As of Sunday, 26 new cases of novel coronavirus were identified in Nova Scotia, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 262. According to the province, the patients having confirmed cases so far range in age from under 10 to over 90. Six individuals are currently in …

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Health officials in Atlantic Canada report 40 new cases of COVID-19

COVID-19 update on P.E.I. this afternoon

The four Atlantic provinces are reporting 40 new cases of COVID-19 – most of them in Nova Scotia. Health officials in that province said today 29 new cases were recorded, which brings the province’s total to 236 confirmed cases – the highest count in the region. READ MORE: 29 new cases …

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Coronavirus: 29 new cases confirmed in Nova Scotia

Coronavirus: 29 new cases confirmed in Nova Scotia

As of Sunday, Nova Scotia has 29 new confirmed cases of COVID-19, bringing the total of cases to 236. According to the province, those cases range in age from under 10 to over 80. Four individuals are currently in hospital and 50 individuals have now recovered, and their cases of …

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‘We’re in uncharted territory:’ Occupancy rates at N.S. hotels plummet amid coronavirus pandemic – Halifax

‘We’re in uncharted territory:’ Occupancy rates at N.S. hotels plummet amid coronavirus pandemic - Halifax

With summer right around the corner, Nova Scotia hotels would usually be gearing up for their busiest time of year. Instead, many sit empty as the novel coronavirus continues to spread around the world. “We haven’t had a guest for about a week and a half now, and we don’t …

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Truro sawmill to temporarily shut down after 2 more cases of coronavirus confirmed – Halifax

Truro sawmill to temporarily shut down after 2 more cases of coronavirus confirmed - Halifax

The J.D. Irving Ltd. sawmill near Truro, N.S., said it received notice on Wednesday afternoon that two more employees have tested positive for the new coronavirus, bringing the total number of employees infected to three. The mill said it will shut down temporarily. The first case at the sawmill was …

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Coronavirus: Truro police issue 2 tickets over Emergency Management Act violations – Halifax

Coronavirus: Truro police issue 2 tickets over Emergency Management Act violations - Halifax

Truro police say they have handed out two tickets after a pair of women reportedly violated Nova Scotia’s Emergency Management Act amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The Truro Police Service says officers received a complaint about people using a soccer field on Tuesday evening. READ MORE: Long john producer Stanfield’s reacts …

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Nova Scotians share their firsthand experiences with coronavirus – Halifax

Nova Scotians share their firsthand experiences with coronavirus - Halifax

Two Nova Scotia families are sharing their firsthand experiences with the novel coronavirus. While both families have members who have tested positive for the virus, their experiences have been very different. Halifax family recovers from COVID-19 Shawn Selfridge, along with his wife and children, tested positive for the novel coronavirus …

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