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 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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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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Some tourism stakeholders concerned by N.B. premier’s comments on vaccines, travel restrictions

Some tourism stakeholders concerned by N.B. premier’s comments on vaccines, travel restrictions

Tourism stakeholders in New Brunswick and Nova Scotia are concerned by the New Brunswick premier’s suggestion that at least 70 per cent of residents in the Maritime province should be vaccinated before travel restrictions are dropped.In a year-end interview

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New Brunswick natural resources minister travelled to N.S. to see significant other for Christmas

New Brunswick natural resources minister travelled to N.S. to see significant other for Christmas

New Brunswick natural resources minister Mike Holland left the province in order to see his significant other for Christmas, the premier’s office has confirmed.Nicolle Carlin, director of communications for Premier Blaine Higgs’ office, said no other PC MLAs have

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N.B. reports 7 coronavirus cases on Saturday, 19 new cases since Jan. 1

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New Brunswick is reporting seven new cases of COVID-19 on Sunday.That means the province has reported a total of 19 new cases since the beginning of the new year.“We are seeing a spike in COVID-19 cases and we need

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Atlantic Canada still waiting for first shipments of COVID-19 vaccine

Atlantic Canada still waiting for first shipments of COVID-19 vaccine

FREDERICTON – While Ontario and Quebec begin administering the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine Monday, the Atlantic provinces will have to wait a bit longer.The four provinces say they are still working out details on the arrival and rollout of the

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Single-digit increases in COVID cases continue Sunday in Atlantic Canada

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FREDERICTON – New cases of COVID-19 in the Atlantic provinces rose again by single digits, health authorities reported on Sunday.Nova Scotia added six new cases, bringing to 59 the number of active infections in the province. Four of the

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