New Brunswick Multimedia http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia.html New Brunswick Multimedia Three new cases of COVID-19; more than 1,300 tests processed in one day http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2020.05.2020-05-31_01.jpg.html Public Health reports three new cases of COVID-19. Premier Blaine Higgs expressed his gratitude to everyone who is going above and beyond and working tirelessly to contain this situation. Sun, 31 May 2020 00:00:00 -0400 One new case of COVID-19; Zone 5 transitioning back to Orange level http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2020.05.2020-05-27_01.JPG.html Dr. Jennifer Russell, chief medical officer of health, announced today that Zone 5 (Campbellton region) is transitioning back to Orange level under the province’s COVID-19 recovery plan immediately. Wed, 27 May 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Province takes next step in COVID-19 recovery; no new cases reported http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2020.05.2020-05-22_01.jpg.html The provincial government’s COVID-19 recovery plan is moving gradually to the next level, Premier Blaine Higgs announced today. The yellow level includes the reopening of more businesses and activities while working to prevent a resurgence of the virus. Fri, 22 May 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Improvements to Parlee Beach Road http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2020.05.2020-05-20_1.JPG.html The provincial government is making improvements to Parlee Beach Road, which is the main access road to Parlee Beach Provincial Park. From left: Shediac Mayor Roger Caissie and Tourism, Heritage and Culture Minister Bruce Fitch. Wed, 20 May 2020 00:00:00 -0400 No new cases of COVID-19 http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2020.05.2020-05-13_01.jpg.html For the seventh consecutive day, Public Health reported no new cases of COVID-19. Dr. Jennifer Russell, chief medical officer of health, participated in today’s media briefing. Wed, 13 May 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Province moves to Phase 2 (Orange) of recovery plan; no new cases of COVID-19 http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2020.05.2020-05-08_01.jpg.html The province’s COVID-19 recovery plan has transitioned to the next phase, Premier Blaine Higgs announced today. Fri, 08 May 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Students provided with internet and technology access to support home learning http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2020.05.2020-05-06_01.jpg.html The Department of Education and Early Childhood Development has invested $860,000 towards the acquisition of 1,000 iPads with data plans, 500 laptops and 300 MiFi Hubs to support home learning by providing students in need with access to devices and internet services. Education and Early Childhood Development Minister Dominic Cardy made the announcement today. Wed, 06 May 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Two more people recover; no new COVID-19 cases http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2020.05.2020-05-01_01.jpg.html Public Health reports today that two more people have recovered from COVID-19 and that the number of active cases is two. Dr. Jennifer Russell, chief medical officer of health, participated in the daily media briefing. Fri, 01 May 2020 00:00:00 -0400 National Day of Mourning http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2020.04.2020-04-28_01.jpg.html Post-Secondary Education, Training and Labour Minister Trevor Holder (left) and Premier Blaine Higgs lowered the provincial flag outside the legislative assembly to half-mast today in recognition of the National Day of Mourning which commemorates workers who have been killed, injured or suffered illness due to workplace related hazards and occupational exposure. Tue, 28 Apr 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Some COVID-19 public health restrictions being lessened; no new cases http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2020.04.2020-04-24_01.jpg.html The first phase of New Brunswick's recovery plan and the loosening of some public health restrictions were announced today by Premier Blaine Higgs, the COVID-19 all-party committee which includes Liberal leader Kevin Vickers, People’s Alliance leader Kris Austin and Green Party leader David Coon, and by Dr. Jennifer Russell, chief medical officer of health. From left: Austin; Vickers; Higgs and Coon. Fri, 24 Apr 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Removal of the 30-day limit on prescription drugs; no new cases today http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2020.04.2020-04-23_01.jpg.html Public Health reported no new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday. Premier Blaine Higgs said the provincial government will present a recovery plan in the coming days. He also said the 30-day limit on prescription drugs will be eliminated for drugs where shortages do not exist. Thu, 23 Apr 2020 00:00:00 -0400 No new cases of COVID-19; 98 people have recovered http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2020.04.2020-04-20_1.jpg.html Public Health reported no new cases of COVID-19 on Monday. Dr. Jennifer Russell, chief medical officer of health, participated in the daily media briefing. Mon, 20 Apr 2020 00:00:00 -0400 State of emergency extended to April 30 http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2020.04.2020-04-18_01.jpg.html Premier Blaine Higgs announced that the declaration of emergency under the Emergency Measures Act was formally extended on April 16. Thu, 16 Apr 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Kings Landing offers free history lessons online http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2020.04.2020-04-08_1.jpg.html Although its open-air museum is closed due to COVID-19, Kings Landing is active in other ways, including by developing packaged lesson plans for parents to do with their children based on submissions from the public. Each includes a history lesson and hands-on activity. Many have printable recipes, songs, and crafts which relate to the lesson’s topic. Wed, 08 Apr 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Continuity of learning, graduation plans released http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2020.04.2020-04-02_01.jpg.html The Department of Education and Early Childhood Development released today home learning plans and resources for families to support the continuity of learning while schools remain closed to students. Education and Early Childhood Development Minister Dominic Cardy outlined the plans. 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