New Brunswick reports 50 new COVID-19 cases, 51 new recoveries

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FREDERICTON — New Brunswick is reporting 50 new cases of COVID-19 and 51 recoveries.

The active confirmed case count now sits at 476 across the province.

Health officials say 13 people are currently in hospital, with eight in intensive care.

Twenty-two of the new cases were identified in the Moncton region.

Sixty per cent of the new cases are in people who are unvaccinated against the disease.

Officials also say nearly 86 per cent of eligible New Brunswickers are fully vaccinated against COVID-19, while 92.8 per cent have received their first dose of a vaccine.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published Nov. 6, 2021.

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This story was produced with the financial assistance of the Facebook and Canadian Press News Fellowship.

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