There are now six COVID-19 cases part of a cluster — believed to be linked to an “irresponsible” health-care professional — after three more patients were identified in New Brunswick’s Campbellton region. Premier Blaine Higgs first described the individual as “irresponsible” on Wednesday, because they did not self-isolate upon return...
After a 20-day stretch of reporting no new cases in Newfoundland and Labrador, the province has identified its first new patient since May 7. The individual is a male in his 40s in the Eastern Health region. According to Peter Cowman of CBC, the case is related to travel, but...
After a 10-day stretch of Ontario not reaching its testing goal, the province has finally surpassed 16,000 tests in a day. Among 17,615 completed tests, the Ministry of Health was able to identify 383 new cases of COVID-19 in Ontario, setting a positive test rate of 2.2 per cent...
Quebec health officials have identified 563 new cases of COVID-19, to go along with 74 more fatalities. The update increases its totals to 49,702 and 4,302, respectively. According to Quebec’s public health website, only seven of the 74 fatalities happened in the province’s latest 24-hour stretch. Instead, the province continues to...
Two more people in Nova Scotia have been diagnosed with COVID-19, increasing the total case count to 1,055. Among the diagnoses are 977 patients who have recovered from the respiratory virus, up by two since Wednesday’s update. Of the active cases, there are eight in hospital (up by one),...
New Brunswick health officials have identified a third case of COVID-19 in the past week, after enjoying a five-day stretch of having no active cases in the province. All three patients are part of a single cluster in the Campbelltown region, according to the province's chief medical officer of...
The Ministry of Health reported 292 new cases in Ontario, after completing 15,133 tests for COVID-19. It marks the second straight day the province has recorded less than 300 new cases of COVID-19, which it hasn’t done since March 29. The latest update increases its total case count to 26,483....
Quebec health officials have identified 541 new cases of COVID-19, to go along with 89 more fatalities. The update increases its totals to 49,139 and 4,228, respectively. Among its total cases are 15,319 people who have recovered from COVID-19, there’s been an increase of 320 since Tuesday’s update. Of its active...
One more person in Nova Scotia has been diagnosed with COVID-19, increasing the total case count to 1,053. Among the diagnoses are 975 patients who have recovered from the respiratory virus. Of the active cases, there remain seven in hospital, which includes three in intensive care. There is currently...
Coronavirus P.E.I. updates: What's happening Wednesday, May 27. Fitness centres and gyms are working on the details as pandemic restrictions continue to ease on P.E.I. Dog groomers, which were allowed to reopen Friday, are busy. In the first day of an emergency spring sitting of the P.E.I. Legislature, the Opposition hammered the...