N.B. COVID-19 roundup: Technical briefing with top doctors, news conference this afternoon

N.B. COVID-19 roundup: Technical briefing with top doctors, news conference this afternoon

COVID-19 experts and the heads of the province’s two regional health authorities will hold a technical briefing this afternoon, followed by a news conference with Premier Blaine Higgs, Health Minister Dorothy Shephard and Chief Medical Officer of Health Dr. Jennifer Russell. The briefings come as New Brunswick continues to see record numbers of COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations. Both … Read more

Tuesday briefing: Go-ahead for Covid boosters as winter nears |

Top story: PM to signal opposition to further lockdownsHello, this is Warren Murray with your trusted first read of the day.Boris Johnson is to confirm the start of a booster jabs programme for the over-50s, while government scientists have approved vaccinations for older schoolchildren. In an address this afternoon, the prime minister is expected to … Read more