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How New Brunswick post-secondary institutions are handling masks this fall – New Brunswick
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How New Brunswick post-secondary institutions are handling masks this fall – New Brunswick

Some post-secondary institutions in New Brunswick have updated COVID-19 guidelines for the upcoming school year, though wearing a face mask is no longer required by the province. New Brunswick lifted all provincial COVID-19 restrictions — including mandatory mask-wearing in indoor public spaces — on March 14 of this year.Since then, the province has reported thousands of new cases, including an average of about 720 new PCR-confirmed cases in the past three weeks. Numerous rapid-test positives are no longer reported by the province. Story continues below advertisement Though cases have been on a slight decrease in the past month, hospitalizations and deaths remain stable. Read more: New Brunswick universities hesitate to follow province ...