N.B. COVID-19 roundup: Circuit breakers lifted, new household isolation rules provincewide

N.B. COVID-19 roundup: Circuit breakers lifted, new household isolation rules provincewide

The COVID-19 circuit breakers in the Moncton and Miramichi regions will be lifted Friday at 6 p.m., but new household isolation rules are being implemented provincewide to try to curb a recent spike in cases. When someone tests positive for COVID-19 everyone in their household must self-isolate regardless of their vaccination status, Premier Blaine Higgs announced Thursday. … Read more

TMS, Ep 40: Back to office, crypto ban, Nykaa, IPO, and circuit filters

The Morning Show, Episode 40

What are the challenges facing IT firms as employees return to office? Is crypto too mainstream in India to be banned? Is it right time to partially book profit in Nykaa IPO? Get all the answers here Topics Work from home | Coronavirus | IT Industry Team TMS  |  New Delhi  Last Updated at November 11, 2021 08:00 IST … Read more

N.B. COVID-19 roundup: Parts of Miramichi health zone going into circuit breaker

N.B. COVID-19 roundup: 1 new death, some circuit breakers extended, others lifted

Thanks to a sharp increase in cases in the Miramichi area, most of Zone 7 will begin circuit breaker measures at 6 p.m. on Friday.  There are a couple of areas that are exempt from the restrictions — Black River Bridge and communities to the east;  Murray Settlement and areas south; and New Jersey and communities … Read more

N.B. COVID-19 roundup: 1 new death, some circuit breakers extended, others lifted

N.B. COVID-19 roundup: 1 new death, some circuit breakers extended, others lifted

New Brunswick announced one new COVID-related death, a one-week extension of the circuit breakers in Zones 1 and 2 and the lifting of circuit breakers in Zones 3, 4 and 5, effective Friday at 6 p.m. A person in their 70s in the Campbellton region, Zone 5, has died because of COVID-19. This pushes the province’s pandemic death … Read more

N.B. COVID-19 roundup: 2 more deaths, circuit breaker expanded and extended

N.B. COVID-19 roundup: 2 more deaths, circuit breaker expanded and extended

New Brunswick recorded two more COVID-related deaths Thursday and 69 new cases of COVID. But there are “hopeful signs” the pandemic is starting to recede, said Dr. Jennifer Russell, chief medical officer of health. New cases have decreased by 50 per cent and active cases by a third since circuit breakers were implemented, she told the COVID briefing. Still, … Read more

N.B. COVID-19 roundup: 2 more deaths, 133 new cases, rapid tests offered in circuit breaker areas

N.B. COVID-19 roundup: 65 new cases, and hospitalizations and ICU admissions rise

New Brunswick recorded two more COVID-related deaths Thursday and 133 new cases of COVID-19, the provincial dashboard shows. Sixty-three people are in hospital because of the virus, including 19 in intensive care. That’s down from 68 and 27 respectively on Wednesday. There are now 1,103 active cases across the province. A total of  81.8 per cent of … Read more