Nova Scotia

No new COVID-19 cases reported in Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia reported no new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday after completing 492 tests.

Four known active cases in the province

Nova Scotia has reported 1,092 cases of COVID-19 since March. (Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Nova Scotia reported no new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday after completing 492 tests.

The province is still monitoring four known active cases, including one person who remains in intensive care.

The latest cases of the virus in Nova Scotia were reported on Saturday. Two of those cases were related to travel and a third was a close contact of the travellers, according to the Department of Health and Wellness. All three have been self-isolating.

The latest numbers from around the Atlantic bubble are:

Despite the increase in cases in New Brunswick, a spokesperson for the Nova Scotia government said Friday the province has no intention of changing its border protocols.

Symptoms

Anyone with one of the following symptoms of COVID-19 should visit the COVID-19 self-assessment website or call 811:

  • Fever.
  • Cough or worsening of a previous cough.

Anyone with two or more of the following symptoms is also asked to visit the 811 website:

  • Sore throat.
  • Headache.
  • Shortness of breath.
  • Runny nose.

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