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Three new cases/ travel restrictions reminder

FREDERICTON (GNB) – Public Health reported three new cases of COVID-19 today.

The three cases in Zone 4 (Edmundston region) are as follows:

  • an individual 19 and under;
  • an individual 30-39; and
  • an individual 60-69.

All these cases are linked to previous cases and are self-isolating.

The number of confirmed cases in New Brunswick is 1,489. Since yesterday, two people have recovered for a total of 1,409 recoveries There have been 30 deaths, and the number of active cases is 49. Two patients are hospitalized. Yesterday, 946 tests were conducted for a total 244,678.

Travel restrictions reminder

As per the current Mandatory Order, travellers entering New Brunswick, or returning to New Brunswick from outside the province, must self-isolate on their return for 14 days, unless exempted. For more information on approved reasons for entry, visit The Atlantic travel bubble within New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia and Newfoundland and Labrador will reopen by April 19. This means New Brunswickers will be permitted to travel to those provinces at that time without being required to self-isolate upon their return.

Reminder of Yellow level

All zones are in the Yellow level under the province’s mandatory order.

20 March 2021

Village of Blackville

Village of Blackville

The village of Blackville is governed by an elected council made up of a mayor and four councillors. Incorporated as a village in 1966, Blackville has a population of 958 and has had a long history related to forestry and salmon fishing.

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