Coronavirus: New Brunswick student starts petition to have prom reinstated

Coronavirus: New Brunswick student starts petition to have prom reinstated

A student in Riverview, N.B., is still fighting to have her prom night reinstated after school districts across the province canceled formal ceremonies due to the COVID-19 pandemic.“We have had so much taken away from us and it is

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Coronavirus: No new cases reported in New Brunswick for first time in 2021

Coronavirus: No new cases reported in New Brunswick for first time in 2021

New Brunswick reported no new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday, the first time it has done so this year.The province is also reporting that nine new people have recovered since Monday, meaning there are now only 75 active cases

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New Brunswick revises COVID-19 vaccine plan. Here’s where it stands in the rollout

New Brunswick revises COVID-19 vaccine plan. Here’s where it stands in the rollout

New Brunswick health officials have announced changes to the COVID-19 vaccine rollout, after shipment delays and re-routed doses dented the province’s distribution plan.Dr. Jennifer Russell, New Brunswick’s chief medical officer of health, announced at a briefing on Thursday that

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New Brunswick reports 14 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday

New Brunswick reports 14 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday

New Brunswick is reporting 14 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday as the province’s number of active cases dropped due to 17 new recoveries.There are now 264 active cases of the virus in the province.Four of the new cases are

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A tale of two provinces: New Brunswick and Nova Scotia’s pandemic fortunes have diverged in 2021

A tale of two provinces: New Brunswick and Nova Scotia’s pandemic fortunes have diverged in 2021

After a summer marked by open borders and low COVID-19 cases across Atlantic Canada, the pandemic fortunes of New Brunswick and Nova Scotia have diverged in the first part of 2021.New Brunswick reported 657 new cases in the month

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Edmundston area of New Brunswick in lockdown due to COVID-19 surge

Edmundston area of New Brunswick in lockdown due to COVID-19 surge

New Brunswick’s Edmundston region is now in a 14-day lockdown, as the province reported 135 active coronavirus cases in that zone on Saturday.Health officials in the province say the order is needed to curb a rise in daily infections

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New Brunswick family’s love of raising a special needs puppy raising spirits amid COVID-19 – National

New Brunswick family’s love of raising a special needs puppy raising spirits amid COVID-19 - National

A tiny nine-week old puppy in Dieppe, N.B., with a zest for life and a will to overcome his own challenges is helping give people a reason to smile amid COVID-19.When the Smith family first spotted a post on

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Expert suggests New Brunswick on ‘knife edge’ as COVID-19 cases continue to rise

Expert suggests New Brunswick on ‘knife edge’ as COVID-19 cases continue to rise

FREDERICTON – An epidemiologist says New Brunswick is teetering on a “knife edge” as it tries to prevent COVID-19 from spreading uncontrollably.University of Toronto professor Dr. David Fisman said New Brunswick’s current situation is similar to where Manitoba was

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New Brunswick reports 2 COVID-19 deaths at Parkland Saint John, 17 new cases

New Brunswick reports 2 COVID-19 deaths at Parkland Saint John, 17 new cases

New Brunswick reported 17 new cases on Tuesday as the province recorded its first COVID-19-related deaths of 2021.The province confirmed that two people — an individual between the ages of 80 and 89 and an individual between 70 and

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New Brunswick reports 30 new coronavirus cases, implements travel restrictions for K-12 students – National

New Brunswick reports 30 new coronavirus cases, implements travel restrictions for K-12 students - National

The number of confirmed cases in New Brunswick is 765 and 584 have recovered. There have been nine deaths, bringing the number of active cases to 171.As of Saturday, 160,039 tests have been conducted.“We all want to move back to

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