Fifth Update on Vaccination Mandates

**** HEALTH/WELLNESS Media Release Fifth Update on Vaccination Mandates ————————————————————— With final data in, Nova Scotia is reporting high rates of COVID-19 vaccination for employees under both the COVID-19 vaccine mandate for key sectors and the provincial vaccine mandate for civil servants. Under the key sectors mandate, of those reporting, 99.2 per cent of 58,519 […]

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RETRACTION of precaution notifications issued December 1 and NEW potential exposures to COVID-19 at locations in Central Zone and on one flight

**** NSHA Media Release RETRACTION of precaution notifications issued December 1 and NEW potential exposures to COVID-19 at locations in Central Zone and on one flight ​ ​ Nova Scotia Health Public Health is advising of potential exposures to COVID-19 at locations in Central Zone and on one flight, plus the retraction of two precaution […]

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40 New Cases of COVID-19, 29 Recoveries

*** HEALTH/WELLNESS Media Release 40 New Cases of COVID-19, 29 Recoveries —————————————————————- Today, December 2, Nova Scotia is reporting 40 new cases of COVID-19 and 29 recoveries. There are 20 cases in Northern Zone, 18 cases in Central Zone and two cases in Western Zone. There is a new cluster of cases in a localized […]

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Police issue summary offence tickets for failing to follow Health Protection Act

**** HRP Media Release Police issue summary offence tickets for failing to follow Health Protection Act ​ Halifax Regional Police have issued two summary offence tickets for failing to comply with the regulations set out in the Health Protection Act. ​ On November 26 at approximately 11:15 p.m., police responded to a report of a […]

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Potential exposures to COVID-19 at locations in Central and Northern Zones and on three flights

**** NSHA Media Release Potential exposures to COVID-19 at locations in Central and Northern Zones and on three flights ​ ​ Nova Scotia Health Public Health is advising of potential exposures to COVID-19 at locations in Central and Northern Zones and on three flights. In addition to media releases, all potential exposure notifications are listed […]

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Travel Restriction for Children Age 11 and Younger Participating in Sports or Arts and Culture Events

**** HEALTH/WELLNESS Media Release Travel Restriction for Children Age 11 and Younger Participating in Sports or Arts and Culture Events Effective immediately, there are restrictions on out-of-province travel for children age 11 and younger for the purposes of participating in sports or arts and culture events. Children age 11 and younger are also restricted from […]

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35 New Cases of COVID-19, 31 Recoveries

**** HEALTH/WELLNESS Media Release 35 New Cases of COVID-19, 31 Recoveries ————————————————————— Today, December 1, Nova Scotia is reporting 35 new cases of COVID-19 and 31 recoveries. There are 16 cases in Northern Zone, 16 cases in Central Zone and three cases in Western Zone. There is a new cluster of cases in a localized […]

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Potential exposures to COVID-19 at locations in Central Zone and on two flights

**** NSHA Media Release Potential exposures to COVID-19 at locations in Central Zone and on two flights ​ ​ Nova Scotia Health Public Health is advising of potential exposures to COVID-19 at locations in Central Zone and on two flights. In addition to media releases, all potential exposure notifications are listed here:​ http://www.nshealth.ca/covid-exposures. ​ As Nova […]

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61 New Cases of COVID-19, 31 Recoveries / Fourth Update on Vaccine Mandates

**** HEALTH/WELLNESS Media Release 61 New Cases of COVID-19, 31 Recoveries —————————————————————- Today, November 30, Nova Scotia is reporting 61 new cases of COVID-19 and 31 recoveries. There are 33 cases in Northern Zone, 24 cases in Central Zone and four cases in Western Zone. There is a new cluster of cases in a localized […]

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Two Deaths, 59 New Cases of COVID-19, 58 Recoveries

**** HEALTH/WELLNESS Media Release Two Deaths, 59 New Cases of COVID-19, 58 Recoveries —————————————————————- Today, November 29, Nova Scotia is reporting two deaths related to COVID-19. A man in his 60s was a resident of the East Cumberland Lodge long-term care home in Pugwash. Also, a man in is 70s in Western Zone has died; […]

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