Sixteen new circumstances of COVID-19, affecting two well being zones, have been reported in New Brunswick on Wednesday. The vast majority of the brand new circumstances are within the Edmundston area, Zone 4, which has 107 of the province’s 141 lively circumstances. Eleven of the 14 circumstances reported within the Edmundston area are contacts of a beforehand confirmed case and three are underneath investigation. Three zones — the Campbellton, Bathurst and Miramichi areas — don’t have any lively circumstances. In a information launch, Public Well being mentioned the 16 new circumstances break down on this method: Saint John area, Zone 2, two circumstances: a person 50-59. This case is journey associated. a person 60-69. This case is a contact of a case. Edmundston area, Zone 4, 14 circumstances: three individuals 19 and underneath a person 20 to 29 three individuals 40 to 49 two individuals 50 to 59 three individuals 60 to 69 two individuals 70 to 79 The variety of confirmed circumstances in New Brunswick is 1,752. Since Tuesday, seven individuals have recovered for a complete of 1,577 recoveries. There have been 33 deaths, and the variety of lively circumstances is 141. Nineteen sufferers are hospitalized, together with 13 in an intensive care unit. A complete of 270,515 checks have been carried out, together with 1,259 since Tuesday’s report. There are presently 141 lively circumstances within the province.(CBC Information) Public Well being tweaks its COVID-19 dashboard Sharp-eyed New Brunswickers could have observed that some data that was beforehand posted on the province’s COVID-19 dashboard is now not accessible. The dashboard, which gives knowledge on COVID-19 circumstances, testing, vaccines and different associated statistics, is a public website that’s up to date each day. Earlier this week, underneath its Vaccine Statistics tab, the “Doses administered this week” part was eliminated. On Wednesday, the “Variety of doses obtained” part, referring to doses delivered to the province, was additionally eliminated. Requested concerning the adjustments on Wednesday, Public Well being spokesperson Shawn Berry defined that the “doses administered this week” part was eliminated as a result of the information “was typically lagging by a number of days.” “Vaccines are being administered in tons of of places within the province and the ‘administered this week’ part just isn’t an correct reflection,” Berry mentioned in an e-mail. “The whole variety of individuals vaccinated with at the least one dose continues to be being reported.” And whereas the “doses obtained” part was faraway from the Vaccine Statistics tab, that knowledge “continues to be offered on the Vaccine Timetable graphic,” Berry mentioned. The province tweaked its public COVID-19 dashboard this week, eradicating two sections underneath the Vaccine Statistics part. In a single case, the information was “lagging” and within the different case, the information is offered in one other part of the dashboard, Public Well being mentioned.(Authorities of New Brunswick) MLA requires return of compassionate care exemptions Inexperienced MLA Megan Mitton is asking for the return of compassionate care exemptions between New Brunswick and Nova Scotia now that the reopening of the Atlantic bubble has been pushed again. Mitton, who represents the using of Memramcook-Tantramar on the border with Nova Scotia, made the feedback after the Atlantic premiers introduced the return of the bubble could be delayed by two weeks. The bubble was purported to open on April 19 however is now delayed till at the least Might 3. Mitton mentioned that since January, the province hasn’t allowed caregivers to cross the border with out going into quarantine, and whatever the bubble, the premiers ought to work collectively to permit crossing the border for compassionate care. “There are individuals [whose] caregiver could dwell 20 kilometres away in Amherst,” mentioned Mitton. “They dwell in Sackville and abruptly they misplaced that care. That was actually essential to them.” Mitton mentioned the province wants to determine a option to reopen the Atlantic bubble, and preserve it open, even with future outbreaks. “We all know that that’s prone to proceed to occur sooner or later, so they should have a plan, in order that the bubble does not burst on a regular basis,” mentioned Mitton. Inexperienced MLA Megan Mitton is asking for the return of compassionate care exemptions between New Brunswick and Nova Scotia because the reopening of the Atlantic bubble has been pushed again.(CBC Information file picture) Mitton mentioned the lack of the bubble has been powerful on her constituents, a lot of whom are accustomed to travelling throughout the border often. “Folks’s households have been impacted … It is exhausting on individuals’s each day lives. So many individuals, you realize, dwell close to the Nova Scotia, New Brunswick border and plenty of cross it each day.” Mitton mentioned she’s nonetheless calling for higher communication with residents concerning the guidelines and why they’re in place. “The principles have modified always and it has been actually exhausting on the individuals who dwell right here and take care of it each day to determine ‘What am I purported to be doing,'” mentioned Mitton. “There must be higher communication from authorities. I have been saying that for a yr or so.” Extra doable exposures Saint John area: March 29 and April 1, Guardian Medication-Herring Cove Pharmacy (924 Rte. 774, Unit 2, Welshpool, Campobello Island) March 31, Service New Brunswick (73 Milltown Blvd., St. Stephen) March 31, Large Tiger (210 King St., St. Stephen) March 31, Kent Constructing Provides (188 King St., St. Stephen) March 31, Carman’s Diner (164 King St., St. Stephen) Edmundston area: April 7, 8 and 9, Canada Submit (4 Grondin St., Edmundston) April 8 and 9 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Fenêtre Distinctive (130 Rivière à la Truite Rd., Edmundston) April 8 and 9, Nationwide Financial institution, (111 de l’Église St., Edmundston) April 9 between 12:00 p.m. and 1:30 p.m. – Customers Drug Mart (160 Hébert Blvd., Edmundston) April 8 between 6:30 a.m. and seven:00 a.m., April 7 between 6:30 a.m and seven:00 a.m., and April 6 between 6:30 a.m. and seven:00 a.m. – Tim Hortons (262 Isidore-Boucher Blvd., St-Jacques) April 7 between after 6:00 p.m., April 6 after 6:00 p.m. – Epicerie Chez ti-Marc (256 Isidore-Boucher Blvd., St-Jacques) April 7 between 10:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m., and April 6 between 10:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. – Dollarama (787 Victoria St., Edmundston) April 7 between 10:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m., and April 6 between 10:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. – NB Liquor, (575 Victoria St., Edmundston) April 7 between 10:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. – Jean Coutu (177 Victoria St., Edmundston) April 7 between 6:30 p.m. and seven:30 p.m. – Subway (180 Hébert Blvd., Edmundston) April 7 between 6:00 p.m. and seven:00 p.m. – Atlantic Superstore (577 Victoria St., Edmundston) April 6 between 6:30 a.m. and seven:00 a.m. – Scotiabank (75 Canada Rd., Edmundston) March 26 to April 8 – Napa Auto Elements – (260 Canada St., Edmundston) March 20 to April 9, Atlantic Superstore (577 Victoria St., Edmundston) April 5 at 11 a.m. – Customers Drug Mart (160 Hébert Blvd., Edmundston) April 1 – Royal Financial institution (48 Saint-François St., Edmundston) March 31 between 12 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. – Scotiabank (75 Canada Rd., Edmundston) March 30 between 12 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. – Scotiabank (75 Canada Rd., Edmundston) March 29 between 8:45 a.m. and 4 p.m. – Scotiabank (75 Canada Rd., Edmundston) Moncton area: April 8 between 4:45 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. – COSTCO Wholesale customer support (140 Granite Drive, Moncton) April 6 between 5 p.m. and eight p.m. – YMCA Vaughan Harvey, (30 Struggle Veterans Ave., Moncton) April 4 between 10 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. – Moncton Wesleyan Church (945 St. George Blvd., Moncton) April 3 between 8:00 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. – Kelseys Authentic Roadhouse (141 Trinity Dr., Moncton) April 1 between 12 p.m. and 1 p.m., April 3 between 1 p.m. and 1:30 p.m., April 6 between 12:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m., April 8 between 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. – CF Champlain (477 Paul St., Dieppe) Fredericton area: March 31 – Murray’s Irving Huge Cease (198 Beardsley Rd., Beardsley) Saint John area: April 9 between 2:10 p.m. and a pair of:40 p.m., GAP Manufacturing facility East Level, (15 Trend Dr., Saint John) April 9 between 5 p.m. and 6 p.m. – McAllister Place, 519 Westmorland Rd., Saint John April 8 between 12 p.m. and 1 p.m., – McAllister Place, 519 Westmorland Rd., Saint John April 8 between 1:15 p.m. and a pair of p.m. – Service New Brunswick, 15 King Sq. North, Saint John April 1 between 6 p.m. and seven:30 p.m. – YMCA of Better Saint John (191 Churchill Blvd., Saint John) What to do you probably have a symptom Folks involved they could have COVID-19 signs can take a self-assessment take a look at on-line. Public Well being says signs proven by individuals with COVID-19 have included: Fever above 38 C. New cough or worsening persistent cough. Sore throat. Runny nostril. Headache. New onset of fatigue, muscle ache, diarrhea, lack of sense of style or scent. Issue respiratory. In kids, signs have additionally included purple markings on the fingers and toes. Folks with a type of signs ought to: Keep at dwelling. Name Tele-Care 811 or their physician. Describe signs and journey historical past. Observe directions.