Nova Scotia reports 9 new COVID-19 cases

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A health-care worker prepares to immunize someone by dispensing Moderna vaccine from a vial. As of Wednesday's report, more than 68 per cent of Nova Scotians had received two doses of COVID-19 vaccine.  (Robert Short/CBC - image credit)
A health-care worker prepares to immunize someone by dispensing Moderna vaccine from a vial. As of Wednesday's report, more than 68 per cent of Nova Scotians had received two doses of COVID-19 vaccine. (Robert Short/CBC - image credit)

Nova Scotia is reporting nine new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday.

All of the new cases were identified in the central health zone. Six are related to travel.

Two cases are close contacts of previously reported cases and the other is under investigation.

There are now 25 known active cases in the province. One person is in hospital, in intensive care.

Nova Scotia Health labs completed 3,710 tests on Tuesday.

As of Wednesday's report, 77.1 per cent of Nova Scotians had received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine, while 68.5 per cent had two doses.

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