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Newfoundland and Labrador reports fifth COVID-19-related death, eight new cases

Newfoundland and Labrador reports fifth COVID-19-related death, eight new cases

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — A man over the age of 70 is the fifth person to die in Newfoundland and Labrador because of COVID-19, health officials said Wednesday. Chief medical officer of health Dr.
Health officials report two new cases of COVID-19 in New Brunswick

Health officials report two new cases of COVID-19 in New Brunswick

FREDERICTON — Health officials in New Brunswick are reporting two new cases of COVID-19 today. One case is in the Edmundston region in the northwest of the province and involves a staff member in their 70s at the Manoir Belle Vue long-term care home.
New Brunswick's auditor general warns of crisis in nursing home sector

New Brunswick's auditor general warns of crisis in nursing home sector

FREDERICTON — New Brunswick's auditor general is warning of a crisis in the nursing home sector if the government doesn't address the shortage of spaces.

At least 80 cows die in Newfoundland and Labrador dairy farm fire

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Officials say a fire at a dairy farm in St. John's killed at least 80 cows Monday night and destroyed the farm. Roger Hounsell with the St.
Seal found scooting through P.E.I. neighbourhood gets ride in police cruiser

Seal found scooting through P.E.I. neighbourhood gets ride in police cruiser

CHARLOTTETOWN — A flippered forager was taken away in the back of a police cruiser Sunday morning after it was found wandering the streets of Charlottetown.
Prince Edward Island begins pilot project to test air travellers for COVID-19

Prince Edward Island begins pilot project to test air travellers for COVID-19

CHARLOTTETOWN — Prince Edward Island announced the start of a COVID-19 testing pilot project Tuesday for travellers arriving in the province by air. Chief public health officer Dr.
New Brunswick auditor general says NB Power must make debt reduction a priority

New Brunswick auditor general says NB Power must make debt reduction a priority

FREDERICTON — New Brunswick's auditor general says NB Power needs to make reducing its $4.9-billion debt a priority, adding that credit rating agencies are taking notice of the utility's liabilities.
N.L. COVID-19 caseload falls again with 15 new cases and 50 recoveries

N.L. COVID-19 caseload falls again with 15 new cases and 50 recoveries

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Health authorities in Newfoundland and Labrador are reporting 15 new cases of COVID-19 today.
N.L. election a 'warning signal' for rest of country: Democracy Watch

N.L. election a 'warning signal' for rest of country: Democracy Watch

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Simone Dubeau has cast a ballot in every election since she was first eligible to vote.
N.B. Opposition calls for review into long-term care home after 7th COVID-19 death

N.B. Opposition calls for review into long-term care home after 7th COVID-19 death

FREDERICTON — New Brunswick reported a seventh COVID-19-related death at the Manoir Belle Vue long-term care home in Edmundston Monday, leading the Opposition Liberals to call for a review into the facility.
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