What's Trending Thursday 5 August 2021: Gas is up a cent, Covid numbers a bit better, Olympic Gold Yesterday!!

Today's forecast for Moncton (https://weather.gc.ca/city/pages/nb-36_metric_e.html) and firepit index/ beach water reports/ etc (http://newcountry969.ca/summer)
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Price of Gas...
- Max price of gas was 140.5 and now is 141.6 (up a little more than a cent)
- Max price of diesel was 138.8 and now is 139.7 (up almost a cent)
- propane was 115.6 and now is 115.8 (barely moved)
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Covid 19 Resources...
- news and info from the Prov here (https://www2.gnb.ca/content/gnb/en/corporate/promo/covid-19.html)
- possible public exposures here (https://www2.gnb.ca/content/gnb/en/corporate/promo/covid-19/potential_public_exposure.html)
- Vaccine appointments and walk-in clinic information here and here.
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Latest Covid 19 News: 
- Cases Count: 2 new cases reported yesterday. Total cases in NB = 41...  (29 of those are in the Moncton Zone) *Most new cases are unvaccinated people. 
- Vax numbers: 68.2% of New Brunswickers are fully vaccinated... 82.4% have one dose...

- There is a big list of possible public exposures for Moncton businesses here (*some new ones were added) (https://www2.gnb.ca/content/gnb/en/corporate/promo/covid-19/potential_public_exposure.html#1)

- If you have symptoms or if you've been somewhere that has a possible public exposure, please request a test online or call Tele-Care 811

- Living with Covid tweet from the Province...

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Team Canada Olympics Stuff

- Lauriane Genest has won a bronze for Team Canada in women's track cycling!
way to go Lauriane!!

- Andre De Grasse won gold for Canada in the Mens' 200-Metre Race yesterday. 
He broke his own Canadian record. He also has a bronze from the 100-Metre. 

- a little while later, De Grasse was a huge part of Team Canada qualifying for the 4x100m relay finals... 

- Laurence Vincent Lapointe won silver for Team Canada in the Women's Canoe Sprint.

- Canada's Damian Warner is doing very well in the decathlon but I don't want to jinx anything until that's finished... 

- Where are we on the Ladies' Gold Medal Soccer game? Team Canada will be playing for gold... was supposed to be Thursday night at 11p Atlantic time... but then there was talk about getting the game changed to a different time because of the hot hot weather... 
(https://www.cbc.ca/amp/1.6126694?__twitter_impression=true)

- icymi, yesterday 
Geneviève Lalonde broke another Canadian record!
Gen finished in 11th place in the 3000m Steeplechase Olympic Finals.
Her time of 9:22.40 is a new Canadian record and is the best finish ever for a Canadian woman in the 3000m Steeplechase!!!!

- Olympic Time versus local time calculator https://www.worldtimebuddy.com/
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Fire on Old Shediac Road
- No too much more official info on that fire tweet from RCMP yesterday...
RCMP said the road was closed due to a structure fire early yesterday... then the road reopened shortly before 10am... "Route 134 near Lakeville Westmorland is now open."
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Border Agents set to go Work-to-Rule...

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Traffic Note for Moncton...
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icymi... Food Recall note From Health Canada:
"Do you eat, cook, or make smoothies with frozen mangoes? There is an ongoing #HepatitisA outbreak linked to human illnesses. Frozen mangoes sold under various brands have been recalled."
These include Compliments and President's Choice brands sold in NB so check your freezer and throw out your frozen mangoes

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Reminder: Arson Investigation from RCMP continues...
- a vacant house was destroyed by fire on July 29
- it was a house in the 1400 block of Shediac Rd
- it was arson
- Do you have info? Maybe you saw suspicious activity in the area early on Thurs, July 29, 2021
- contact RCMP at 506-857-2400
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#Sports 🏒⚾🏈🏀: All major sport scores: (https://www.flashscore.ca/)
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#Gas: ⛽EUB current prices (http://www.nbeub.ca/), ⛽Gas Buddy Price Comparison (https://www.gasbuddy.com/GasPrices/New%20Brunswick/Moncton), 
CAA Gas Resources (https://www.caa.ca/gas-prices/)
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#Lotto: Atlantic Lotto Winning Numbers (https://www.alc.ca/content/alc/en/winning-numbers.html)
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