A look inside an Alberta ICU as health-care workers struggle with COVID-19 surge

In the pandemic response unit at the Peter Lougheed Centre in Calgary, Dr. Simon Demers-Marcil picked up the phone. It was his job to call a family to break the news that their loved... Read more »

Alberta sets new high in COVID-19 cases among kids and teens, while testing declines

The number of cases of COVID-19 among school-aged children in Alberta has again surged to a new high, while the number of kids and teens being tested continues to decline. Data from... Read more »

How conspiracies like QAnon are slowly creeping into some Canadian churches

Pastor John van Sloten of Marda Loop Church in Calgary had been thinking about, in his view, the theology behind wearing a mask. His basic premise was that if Jesus, who was God,... Read more »

Infected Calgary inmates say they have been crammed into disgusting, inhumane solitary confinement

Multiple infected inmates at the Calgary Correctional Centre tell CBC News they are living through “inhumane conditions” — in cells typically reserved for those deemed to be the jail’s most disruptive prisoners — while... Read more »

Alberta lawyer calls for action after 55 COVID-19 cases reported at Calgary jail

An Alberta lawyer is calling for action after an outbreak of COVID-19 at a Calgary jail leapt to 55 cases, a notable increase after the outbreak was initially reported Thursday. Edmonton-based criminal defence... Read more »

55 COVID cases now reported at Calgary jail as in-facility spread confirmed

An outbreak of COVID-19 at a Calgary jail has now jumped to 55 cases, a notable increase after the outbreak was initially reported Thursday. On Thursday, Dr. Deena Hinshaw, the province’s chief medical... Read more »

Calgary ‘superspreader’ wedding led to at least 49 cases of COVID-19

At least 49 active cases of COVID-19 have been linked to a wedding held earlier this month in Calgary.  It comes as Alberta hits its highest case numbers ever — 3,138 active cases, 998... Read more »

Calgary ‘superspreader’ wedding lead to at least 49 cases of COVID-19

At least 49 active cases of COVID-19 have been linked to a wedding held earlier this month in Calgary.  It comes as Alberta hits its highest case numbers ever — 3,138 active cases, 998... Read more »

‘It’s destroying me as a person’: Calgary paramedics say job is taking toll on mental health

EMS crews in Calgary say they are being pushed to their limits by an ambulance system that is overburdened and under-resourced. An online survey distributed to members in August by the local chapter... Read more »

Calgary ‘superspreader’ wedding responsible for at least 49 cases of COVID-19

At least 49 active cases of COVID-19 have been linked to a wedding held earlier this month in Calgary.  It comes as Alberta hits its highest case numbers ever — 3,138 active cases, 998... Read more »