New Brunswick Multimedia http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia.html New Brunswick Multimedia 23 new cases / vaccination update http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2021.01.2021-01-14_01.jpg.html Public Health reported 23 new cases of COVID-19 today. Premier Blaine Higgs participated in today’s media briefing. Thu, 14 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0400 Road safety study to be conducted in collaboration with Oromocto First Nation http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2021.01.2021-01-12_01.JPG.html The provincial government is taking part in a road safety study in Oromocto, near the Oromocto First Nation. Front row, from left: Oromocto First Nation Chief Shelley Sabattis; Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Jill Green; Oromocto Mayor Bob Powell; and Service New Brunswick Minister Mary Wilson, who is also minister responsible for military affairs. Back row, from left: Oromocto First Nation Councillors Jason Buchanan, Andrew Levi, Stefan Saulis and Chris Atwin; and Lt.-Col. Ben Aho, representing Base Gagetown. Tue, 12 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0400 24 new cases / outbreaks at two adult-residential facilities and a case at Bessborough School in Zone 1 http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2021.01.2021-01-07_01.jpg.html Public Health reported 24 new cases of COVID-19 today. Health Minister Dorothy Shephard participated in the news conference. Thu, 07 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0400 Entire province moving to Orange level / 27 new cases of COVID-19 / self-isolation / exposure notification / relief for small businesses http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2021.01.2021-01-05_01.jpg.html Effective at midnight tonight, the entire province will move to the Orange level under its COVID-19 recovery plan. Dr. Jennifer Russell, chief medical officer of health, participated in today’s media briefing. Tue, 05 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0400 New Brunswick’s COVID-19 vaccination program http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2020.12.2020-12-23_01.jpg.html New Brunswick’s COVID-19 vaccination program is now underway at the Dr. Georges-L.-Dumont University Hospital Centre for Zone 1 front-line health-care workers. Dr. Renelle Gautreau, family physician at the Dr. Georges-L.-Dumont UHC, receives her vaccine from nurse practitioner Sylvie Morin. Wed, 23 Dec 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Zone 2 moving to Yellow http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2020.12.2020-12-10_01.jpg.html Zone 2 (Saint John region) will move to the Yellow level effective at midnight tonight. Public Health made the recommendation because the growth in new cases has slowed significantly, compliance with Public Health directives has increased, and the testing backlog has been addressed. Health Minister Dorothy Shephard participated in the news conference. Thu, 10 Dec 2020 00:00:00 -0400 New web site to provide seniors with information on government and community services and programs http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2020.12.2020-12-07_01.jpg.html In an effort to help seniors, their families and caregivers during the pandemic, the Department of Social Development has launched Social Supports NB, a user-friendly website that contains information on government and community programs and services including for housing, health services and home care. In photo: Social Development Minister Bruce Fitch. Mon, 07 Dec 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Zones 1 and 3 transitions to Yellow level / Four new cases http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2020.12.2020-12-06_01.jpg.html Zone 1 (Moncton region) and Zone 3 (Fredericton region) will return to the Yellow level effective midnight tonight. Premier Blaine Higgs participated in today’s media briefing. Sun, 06 Dec 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Holiday guidance / Six new cases http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2020.12.2020-12-03_01.jpg.html Public Health unveiled guidelines for individuals, retailers and event organizers for the holiday season. Dr. Jennifer Russell, chief medical officer of health, participated in today’s media briefing. Thu, 03 Dec 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Zone 3 moves to Orange level / Twelve new cases http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2020.11.2020-11-26_01.jpg.html Zone 3 (Fredericton region) moves to Orange level as of midnight tonight under the province’s revised COVID-19 recovery plan. Premier Blaine Higgs participated in today’s media briefing. Thu, 26 Nov 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Three new cases / one household bubble / exposure notifications http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2020.11.2020-11-25_01.jpg.html Public Health reported three new cases of COVID-19. Health Minister Dorothy Shephard participated in today’s media briefing. Wed, 25 Nov 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Five new cases / update on schools and child care in Zone 2 http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2020.11.2020-11-24_01.jpg.html Public Health reported five new cases of COVID-19. Education and Early Childhood Development Minister Dominic Cardy participated in today’s media briefing. Tue, 24 Nov 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Throne speech highlights challenges and successes of past year, with renewed focus on priorities http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2020.11.2020-11-17_01.jpg.html Today’s speech from the throne highlighted the challenges and successes experienced over the past year and focused on the government’s plan to build upon progress made in six priority areas. Lt.-Gov. Brenda Murphy read the speech from the throne on behalf of the government, opening the first session of the 60th legislature. Tue, 17 Nov 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Further broadband upgrades coming to rural New Brunswick http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2020.11.2020-11-13_01.JPG.html Seventy-three thousand rural New Brunswick households will have access to high speed Internet service thanks to an agreement with Xplornet (XCI) to undertake upgrades to the province’s rural broadband. Environment and Climate Change Minister Gary Crossman, who is also minister responsible for the Regional Development Corporation, participated in the announcement today. Fri, 13 Nov 2020 00:00:00 -0400 Thu, 14 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0400