P.E.I. Chief Public Health Officer Dr. Heather Morrison reported two new cases of COVID-19 on Prince Edward Island Friday, both people in their 30s who travelled outside Atlantic Canada.
Planning is already complete and the P.E.I. government will break ground Friday morning for an 18-lane parking lot at the foot of Confederation Bridge to accommodate COVID-19 testing for people arriving in the province.
Among UPEI's Class of 2021 is Shawn Arsenault, who graduated after first enrolling in 1997.
There have been 202 cases of COVID-19 on P.E.I. and 12 are considered active. There have been no deaths and two hospitalizations.
Elsewhere in the Atlantic region Saturday:
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These Islanders are currently eligible for a vaccine
People over 12.
Islanders over 18 can book an appointment for a Moderna vaccine at a pharmacy.
You can find more information about how to get a vaccine here.
Reminder about symptoms
The symptoms of COVID-19 can include:
Cough or worsening of a previous cough.
Possible loss of taste and/or smell.
New or worsening fatigue.
Shortness of breath.
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