Alberta reports 743 new cases of COVID-19 over the past 4 days

Alberta reported 743 new cases of COVID-19 Tuesday, compiling four days of data over the long weekend. The 743 cases were detected from Friday to Monday: 126 cases on Aug. 2; 4,479 tests... Read more »

Vaccines on the go: Mobile clinic tours Alberta with COVID-19 shots

A new mobile COVID-19 vaccine clinic has administered more than 375 doses since it embarked on its journey in Kananaskis a little more than a week ago.  The bus, run by the Industry... Read more »

Alberta parents question safety of sending children to school with no COVID-19 pandemic restrictions

For Lindsey Kemp, the Alberta government’s intention to remove nearly all COVID-19 restrictions by the end of the summer feels like a slap in the face. Her son, George, is five-years-old. He... Read more »

Alberta to remove most COVID-19 isolation, testing requirements by mid-August

Albertans who test positive for COVID-19 will no longer be required to enter isolation starting in less than three weeks, the province’s chief medical officer of health said Wednesday. While a recent rise in COVID-19... Read more »

A jab in the comfort of home and other ways Alberta’s COVID-19 vaccine hesitant are being convinced

A recent Angus Reid poll found that vaccine hesitancy is more common in Alberta than in the rest of the country with one in five Albertans disinclined to get a shot. To put... Read more »

Oilsands workers inside Alberta’s largest COVID-19 outbreak fear for their safety

Workers at CNRL’s Horizon oilsands mine in northeastern Alberta — the province’s largest COVID-19 workplace outbreak — say work and living conditions are exposing them to dangerously high levels of risk. The... Read more »

‘We’re all scared’: Oilsands workers inside Alberta’s largest COVID-19 outbreak fear for their safety

Workers at CNRL’s Horizon oilsands mine in northeastern Alberta — the province’s largest COVID-19 workplace outbreak — say work and living conditions are exposing them to dangerously high levels of risk. The... Read more »

Edmonton woman who died of vaccine-induced blood clot was turned away from ER, friend says

The first Albertan to die from a rare blood clot condition linked to a COVID-19 vaccine was turned away from an Edmonton hospital two days before her death, a family friend says.... Read more »