N.S. reports 24 new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday

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A pile of stickers that say 'I got my COVID-19 vaccine' rest on a table. Nova Scotia announced 24 new cases of the virus on Wednesday. (Robert Short/CBC - image credit)
A pile of stickers that say 'I got my COVID-19 vaccine' rest on a table. Nova Scotia announced 24 new cases of the virus on Wednesday. (Robert Short/CBC - image credit)

Nova Scotia reported 24 new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, bringing the active caseload to 187.

All but one of the new cases are in the central health zone, and the other is in the western zone.

There are now 16 people in hospital with the virus, including two in intensive care.

As of Wednesday, 76.4 per cent of Nova Scotians were fully vaccinated.

Labs processed 2,034 tests on Tuesday.

Five schools in the province were notified of an exposure on Tuesday. A list of exposures at schools is maintained by the province here.

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