One Death, No New Cases of COVID-19, No Recoveries

**** HEALTH/WELLNESS Media Release One Death, No New Cases of COVID-19, No Recoveries —————————————————————- CORRECTION: to correct the number of recoveries in the headline of the media release sent today, July 22, at about 12:25 p.m. ————————————————————– Today, July 22, Nova Scotia is reporting one death related to COVID-19. A woman in her 50s in […]

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Public Health Mobile Units offering additional drop-in COVID-19 testing in Eastern and Central Zones

**** NSHA Media Release Public Health Mobile Units offering additional drop-in COVID-19 testing in Eastern and Central Zones ​ The Public Health Mobile Units will be offering additional drop-in COVID-19 testing in Eastern and Central Zones. Testing is free and available to all ages. ​ In an effort to keep COVID-19 under control in Nova […]

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Seven New Cases of COVID-19, Three Recoveries

**** HEALTH/WELLNESS Media Release Seven New Cases of COVID-19, Three Recoveries —————————————————————- Today, July 21, Nova Scotia is reporting seven new cases of COVID-19 and three recoveries. Six of the cases are in Central Zone. Three are close contacts of previously reported cases and three are related to travel. Two of the cases are connected […]

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The CAFC has received reports of phishing text message scams tied to COVID-19 vaccines

**** Anti-Fraud Release Fraud alert! The CAFC has received reports of phishing text message scams tied to COVID-19 vaccines. The text messages claim to be from the Government of Canada and will say that due to a recent vaccination, Canadians are eligible for a Vaccine Relief Fund. The message then tells you to claim your […]

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Vote Safely in the 41 Provincial General Election

**** Elections Nova Scotia Release Vote Safely in the 41 Provincial General Election ​ Nova Scotians are encouraged to watch their mailboxes for a flyer from Elections Nova Scotia with information on how to vote safely in the 41st provincial general election. The household flyer is part of a public awareness campaign help voters understand their […]

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Public Health Mobile Units offering drop-in COVID-19 testing in HRM and East Hants this week

**** NSHA Media Release Public Health Mobile Units offering drop-in COVID-19 testing in HRM and East Hants this week ​ The Public Health Mobile Units will be offering drop-in COVID-19 testing in Dartmouth, Halifax and Elmsdale this week. Testing is free and available to all ages. ​ In an effort to keep COVID-19 under control […]

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New Cases of COVID-19, One Recovery

**** HEALTH/WELLNESS Media Release New Cases of COVID-19, One Recovery —————————————————————- NOTE: There are no scheduled COVID-19 media briefings this week. Due to the Panorama upgrade happening today, July 19, the daily COVID-19 news release and COVID-19 data dashboard will not be available Tuesday, July 20. —————————————————————- Today, July 19, Nova Scotia is reporting no […]

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COVID-19 Case on Her Majesty’s Canadian Ship (HMCS) Halifax

**** DND Media Release COVID-19 Case on Her Majesty’s Canadian Ship (HMCS) Halifax On Sunday, 18 July, 2021, while enroute back to Halifax from OPERATION REASSURANCE, Her Majesty’s Canadian Ship (HMCS) Halifax conducted Rapid Antigen Detection Tests (RADT) COVID-19 tests of the ship’s company as part of their pre-arrival protocols and one member received a non-negative result for COVID-19. ​ […]

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Campaign Signage and Election Advertising / COVID Precautions and Safe Voting Options for the 41st Provincial General Election

**** Elections Nova Scotia Release COVID Precautions and Safe Voting Options for the 41st Provincial General Election   Elections Nova Scotia – There are many options to vote safely in the 41st provincial general election. Voters in Nova Scotia can apply on-line to vote by mail using a write-in ballot, or vote safely in-person at returning […]

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Three New Cases of COVID-19, No Recoveries

**** HEALTH/WELLNESS Media Release Three New Cases of COVID-19, No Recoveries —————————————————————- Today, July 18, Nova Scotia is reporting three new cases of COVID-19 and no recoveries. The cases are in Central Zone. Two are close contacts of previously reported cases and one is under investigation. All four health zones continue to be closely monitored […]

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