3 new COVID-19 cases reported in Nova Scotia on Wednesday | CBC News
Three new cases of COVID-19 were reported in the province on Wednesday, bringing the total known active cases to 21, according to a news release from Nova Scotia’s Department of Health and Wellness.
The new cases are all in the central zone. One case is a close contact of a previously reported case, the other two are under investigation. One person with the virus is in a hospital’s intensive care unit.
Nova Scotia’s new premier, Iain Rankin, and Dr. Robert Stang, the province’s chief medical officer of health, will give a COVID-19 update at 3 p.m. AT.
Nova Scotia Health Authority labs completed 2,754 tests for the virus on Tuesday. Since Oct. 1, a total of 527 people have tested positive for the virus, with 506 of the cases now considered resolved.
The Department of…