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

There are 19 known active cases in the province. One person is in hospital with the disease,in ICU.

The active cases are distributed as follows:

• 3 in the Halifax Peninsula / Chebucto Community Health Network in the Central Zone
• 1 in the Dartmouth/ Southeastern Community Health Network in the Central Zone
• 7 in the Bedford/Sackville Community Health Network in the Central Zone
• 2 in the Cumberland Community Health Network in the Northern Zone
• 1 in the Colchester/East Hants Community Health Network in the Northern Zone
• 4 in the Annapolis and Kings Community Health Network in the Western Zone

One case isn’t ascribed to a community health network.

Nova Scotia Health labs completed 2,625 tests yesterday.

Pop-up testing has been scheduled for the following locations:

Thursday: St. Margaret’s Centre, Upper Tantallon, 11am-6pm
Friday: St. Margaret’s Centre, Upper Tantallon, noon-7:30m
Saturday: Elmsdale Fire Department, 11:30am to 5:30pm
Sunday: Elmsdale Fire Department, 9:30am to 3:30pm

You can additionally get tested at the Nova Scotia Health labs by going here.

As of end of day yesterday, 45,149 doses of vaccine have been administered — 29,766 first doses and 15,383 second doses. Yesterday alone, 2,593 doses were administered, a single-day record.

Here are the new daily cases and seven-day rolling average (today at 2.3) since the start of the second wave (Oct. 1):

And here is the active caseload for the second wave:

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