One more death at Northwood, one new cases of COVID-19 in N.S.

COVID-19

Nova Scotia is reporting one additional death related to COVID-19, bringing the total to 56.

The death occurred at the Northwood long-term care home in Halifax, where government says there are 19 residents and seven staff with active cases.

One other facility has one resident with an active case.

Just one new case of COVID-19 was identified on Monday, bringing the provincial total to 1,044.

Nine individuals are currently in hospital, five of those in ICU, but 956 individuals have now recovered.

To date, Nova Scotia has 36,438 negative test results.