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Two new cases of COVID-19 are announced in Nova Scotia today (Thursday, Feb. 11).

Both cases are in Nova Scotia Health’s Central Zone; and are connected to previously announced cases.

There are now 11 known active cases in the province. One person remains in hospital with the disease, and that person is in ICU.

The active cases are distributed as follows:

• 5 in the Halifax Peninsula / Chebucto Community Health Network in the Central Zone
• 4 in the Dartmouth/ Southeastern Community Health Network in the Central Zone
• 1 in the Annapolis and Kings Community Health Network in the Western Zone
• 1 in the Cape Breton Community Health Network in the Eastern Zone

Nova Scotia Health labs conducted 1,488 tests yesterday.

As of end of day yesterday, 21,032 doses of vaccine have been administered, and of those 6,272 have been second doses.

Here are the new daily cases and seven-day rolling average (today still at 0.7) since the start of the second wave (Oct. 1):

And here is the active caseload for the second wave:

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