Nova Scotia reports 1 new case of COVID-19 Saturday

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Nova Scotia had administered 1,085,267 doses of COVID-19 vaccine as of July 8. (Robert Short/CBC - image credit)
Nova Scotia had administered 1,085,267 doses of COVID-19 vaccine as of July 8. (Robert Short/CBC - image credit)

Nova Scotia reported one new case of COVID-19 on Saturday.

The new case is in the western health zone.

A news release from the province said all four health zones are being monitored for signs of community spread.

Two people are in hospital with the virus, including one in intensive care.

Nova Scotia Health labs completed 3,227 COVID-19 tests on Friday.

There are now 39 active cases in Nova Scotia.

As of July 8, the province had administered 1,085,267 doses of COVID-19 vaccine, including 369,412 second doses.

Mobile testing

A news release from Nova Scotia Health on Saturday said mobile units would be available in three locations on Monday for pre-booked appointments and drop-in testing,

  • Margaree Firemen's Club at 7811 Cabot Trail Road, Margaree Forks, from 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m

  • Tantallon public library at 3646 Hammonds Plains Road, Upper Tantallon, from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.

  • Bridgetown fire hall at 31 Bay Road, Bridgetown, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Appointments may be booked online or by calling 811.

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