Three new COVID-19 cases in Nova Scotia Saturday

COVID-19

Public Health says there are now five active cases of COVID-19 in Nova Scotia after three new cases were identified in the Central Zone on Friday.

Government says two of the cases are related to international travel, and the third is a close contact of them.

None of the cases are linked to the outbreak in New Brunswick.

To date, the province has 100,542 negative test results, 1,092 positive COVID-19 cases, with 65 deaths and 1,021 cases that are considered resolved.

One person is being treated for the virus in ICU in a Nova Scotia hospital.

Nova Scotia Health Authority's labs completed 743 Nova Scotia tests on October 9.