Provincial Updates/Webcasts

Live Update - Nova Scotia Government, April 23, 2020

Premier McNeil and Dr. Strang will provide a #COVID19NS update at 3 p.m., including information on four deaths and 55 new cases. Watch on Facebook Live, YouTube (NSGov) or at https://novascotia.ca/stayinformed/webcast

Nova Scotia is reporting four deaths related to #COVID19, bringing the total to 16. Three occurred at the Northwood long-term care home in Halifax and the other occurred at Harbourstone Enhanced Care in Sydney.

As of today, Nova Scotia has confirmed 827 confirmed cases of COVID-19. Fifty-five new cases were identified Wednesday, April 22. The lab completed 921 Nova Scotia cases yesterday.

Live Update - Nova Scotia Government, April 22, 2020

Today, April 22, Nova Scotia is reporting two more deaths related to COVID-19, for a total of 12. The deaths were at the Northwood long-term care home in Halifax Regional Municipality.

Premier Stephen McNeil and Dr. Robert Strang, Nova Scotia's chief medical officer of health, will provide an update today at 3:30 pm. It will be livestreamed on https://novascotia.ca/stayinformed/webcast and available on nsgov Facebook and YouTube pages.

As of today, Nova Scotia has confirmed 772 confirmed cases of COVID-19. Thirty-five new cases were identified Tuesday, April 21. There were 10 licensed long-term care homes and unlicensed seniors’ facilities in Nova Scotia with cases of COVID-19, involving 148 residents and 65 staff.

The QEII lab completed 849 NS tests Tuesday and is operating 24-hours. Nova Scotia has conducted more COVID-19 tests per capita than any other province. NS has 22,993 negative test results, 772 positive and 12 deaths. Ten people are in hospital, three in ICU. 330 have now recovered from COVID-19. https://novascotia.ca/coronavirus/data .

Live Update - Nova Scotia Government, April 21, 2020

Premier McNeil and Dr. Strang will provide a #COVID19NS update at 3:00 p.m., including information on one death and 16 new cases. Watch on Facebook, YouTube (NSGov) or at https://novascotia.ca/stayinformed/webcast .

Nova Scotia is reporting another death related to COVID-19, bringing the total to 10. The death occurred at the Northwood long-term care home in Halifax Regional Municipality.

As of today, Nova Scotia has confirmed 737 confirmed cases of COVID-19. Sixteen new cases were identified Monday, April 20, when the lab completed 516 tests.

As of April 20, there were 10 licensed long-term care homes and unlicensed seniors’ facilities in Nova Scotia with cases of COVID-19, involving 128 residents and 62 staff.

Premier McNeil: “This is a deeply sad day for the family and loved ones of this individual, as well as everyone at Northwood. Nova Scotians offer their heartfelt condolences to them.”

Nova Scotia has 22,190 negative test results, 737 positives and 10 deaths. Eleven people are currently in hospital, three in ICU and 286 have recovered from COVID-19. For up-to-date data, visit: https://novascotia.ca/coronavirus/data .

Live Update - Nova Scotia Government, April 17, 2020

Nova Scotia has recorded its fourth COVID-19 related death. Today a woman in her 80s in Cape Breton died of complications related to COVID-19.

Premier McNeil and Dr. Robert Strang, Nova Scotia's chief medical officer of health will provide an update today, April 17, at 3 p.m. on our YouTube channel at https://youtu.be/BZ-k3avfF1A

As of today, April 17, Nova Scotia has 606 confirmed cases of COVID-19. Twenty-seven new cases were identified Thursday, April 16.

Live Update - Nova Scotia Government, April 19, 2020

Premier McNeil and Dr. Strang will provide a #COVID19NS update today at 3 p.m., including information on two more deaths and 26 new cases. Watch on Facebook Live, YouTube (NSGov) or at https://novascotia.ca/stayinformed/webcast

Nova Scotia is reporting two more deaths related to #COVID19, bringing the total to nine. The deaths occurred at the Northwood long-term care home in Halifax Regional Municipality.

As of today, Nova Scotia has 675 confirmed cases of COVID-19. Twenty-six new cases were identified Saturday, April 18. The lab completed 856 tests yesterday.

As of April 18, there were eight licensed long-term care homes in Nova Scotia with cases of COVID-19, involving 93 residents and 54 staff.

Nova Scotia has 21,120 negative test results, 675 positives and nine deaths. Eleven individuals are currently in hospital, four of those in ICU. Two hundred individuals have now recovered. Stay up-to-date at https://novascotia.ca/coronavirus/data

Live Update - Nova Scotia Government, April 16, 2020

Premier McNeil and Dr. Strang will provide a #COVID19NS update today at 3 p.m., including info on 30 new cases. Watch on Facebook Live, YouTube (NSGov) or at https://novascotia.ca/stayinformed/webcast

Nova Scotia has 579 confirmed cases of #COVID19. The lab completed 1,065 Nova Scotia tests yesterday and is operating 24-hours.

As of April 15, there were seven licensed long-term care homes in Nova Scotia with cases of #COVID19; 42 residents and 23 staff.

Nova Scotia has 18,453 negative test results, 579 positive, three deaths and 176 have recovered. Eleven individuals are currently in hospital, four of those in ICU. #COVID19NS numbers are updated daily at: https://novascotia.ca/coronavirus/data