N.B. reports 23 new coronavirus cases Saturday, setting new single-day record

Survey finds majority of Canadians were confident they could self-isolate, distance for six months

New Brunswick health officials held a rare weekend COVID-19 update as they announced a new record for the number of COVID-19 cases reported in the province in a single day.The province reported 23 new coronavirus cases on Saturday. 2:11

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New Brunswick moves Saint John area to orange phase as 9 new COVID-19 cases reported Friday

New Brunswick moves Saint John area to orange phase as 9 new COVID-19 cases reported Friday

New Brunswick health officials will move the Saint John region to the orange level of the province’s coronavirus recovery plan as the number of cases in the region has doubled in the past two days.The decision comes a day

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New Brunswick premier crows about province’s pandemic response in throne speech

New Brunswick premier crows about province’s pandemic response in throne speech

By The Staff The Canadian Press Posted November 17, 2020 1:12 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size -A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Premier Blaine Higgs says New

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No new coronavirus cases in New Brunswick for 2nd day in a row, 4 recoveries

CDC backtracks, says coronavirus could be spread through airborne transmission - National

New Brunswick is reporting no new coronavirus cases and four recoveries from the virus on Tuesday.That pushes the number of active cases in the province down to 29.New Brunswick last reported a new case on Sunday, when it reported

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New Brunswick reports 1 new coronavirus case on Friday, potential exposure notice in Moncton

New Brunswick reports 1 new coronavirus case on Friday, potential exposure notice in Moncton

New Brunswick is reporting a single new case of COVID-19 on Friday as it issues a warning about potential exposure to the virus in Moncton.Health officials say the new case involves an individual between the ages of 40 and

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Group launches legal action against N.B. government for greater abortion access

Clinic 554 looking into class-action lawsuit over abortion access in New Brunswick

FREDERICTON – A national civil liberties group has filed legal notice in the first stage of a suit against the New Brunswick for lack of access to abortion.The Canadian Civil Liberties Association has sent a letter and statement of

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Civil rights group prepares lawsuit on ‘discriminatory’ N.B. abortion law

Clinic 554 looking into class-action lawsuit over abortion access in New Brunswick

FREDERICTON – A civil rights group is threatening New Brunswick’s government with a lawsuit to force the province to repeal its abortion-related legislation and to make the procedure more widely available.New Brunswick denies women, girls, and trans people fair

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N.B. reports 14 new cases of COVID-19 on Sunday, active cases climb to 71

Ontario reports 548 new coronavirus cases, 7 more deaths

The number of novel coronavirus cases in New Brunswick continued to climb on Sunday as the province reported 14 new cases.There are now 71 active cases in the province, with 66 of the cases being reported since Wednesday.Of the

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36 Canadian senators call for New Brunswick to ensure access to abortion

Security removes tents from protesters during vigil for Clinic 554 at N.B. legislature

On Tuesday, 36 senators from across Canada signed a call for access to reproductive rights in New Brunswick after Premier Blaine Higgs said funding Clinic 554 would be a “slippery slope.”Fredericton’s Clinic 554, which serves as an abortion clinic,

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Fredericton councillors reconsidering opening meetings with poem after poet laureate reads abortion verse

Fredericton councillors reconsidering opening meetings with poem after poet laureate reads abortion verse

Fredericton city council is considering ending the custom of opening public meetings with a poem after the city’s poet laureate read lyrical verses about abortion during a meeting Monday night.Poet laureate Jenna Lyn Albert triggered the controversy when she

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