Nova Scotia reports 3 new COVID-19 cases Sunday

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Almost 50 per cent of Nova Scotia's population has been fully vaccinated. (Robert Short/CBC - image credit)
Almost 50 per cent of Nova Scotia's population has been fully vaccinated. (Robert Short/CBC - image credit)

Nova Scotia is reporting three new cases of COVID-19 on Sunday, all in the central health zone.

Two are close contacts of previously reported cases and one is under investigation, according to a news release from the Department of Health.

There are now eight known active cases. There are two people in hospital with one of those in intensive care.

Nova Scotia Health labs completed 2,732 tests on Saturday.

As of Friday, 74.4 per cent of Nova Scotia's population had received a first dose of vaccine, with 48.4 per cent also having received a second dose.

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