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Alberta premier says targeted approach needed to prevent COVID-19 resurgence

Alberta premier says targeted approach needed to prevent COVID-19 resurgence

EDMONTON — Premier Jason Kenney says Alberta has been among the world leaders in staunching the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, but at a staggering financial cost the province cannot afford to repeat should there be a second wave.
Impact beyond hockey ushers O'Ree, Kennedy into Canada's Sports Hall of Fame

Impact beyond hockey ushers O'Ree, Kennedy into Canada's Sports Hall of Fame

CALGARY — For Sheldon Kennedy and Willie O'Ree, sport was a vehicle for societal change. NHL players have been inducted into Canada's Sports Hall of Fame before, but usually for their body of work on the ice.
COVID-19-related Re-openings for Edmonton and Calgary

COVID-19-related Re-openings for Edmonton and Calgary

Phase One of a province-wide relaunch underway

Calgary police say hot dog with pin potential case of animal cruelty

CALGARY — Police in Calgary say they're investigating whether a hot dog found with a pin in it was an attempt at animal cruelty.
Deciding what to do...and when

Deciding what to do...and when

Decisions around when to change a senior's living situation can be difficult. Our caregiver columnist offers signs to watch for.
Métis seniors lodge puts heart into ‘our home’

Métis seniors lodge puts heart into ‘our home’

Nihgi welcomes residents with Metis heritage while remaining a part of a diverse north-central Edmonton community
'Pointing out the obvious:' Alberta govt stands by energy minister's comments

'Pointing out the obvious:' Alberta govt stands by energy minister's comments

EDMONTON — Alberta's energy minister isn't backing away from her comments that COVID-19's public health rules and economic fears favour pipeline construction.
Province identifies 22 new cases of COVID-19

Province identifies 22 new cases of COVID-19

There have been 22 new cases of COVID-19 identified in Alberta bringing the provincial total to 714 active cases.
Spring cleaning? Where to get rid of your stuff?

Spring cleaning? Where to get rid of your stuff?

De-cluttering takes different forms this spring
'Don't be like Toronto:' Calgary mayor warns against large gatherings in parks

'Don't be like Toronto:' Calgary mayor warns against large gatherings in parks

Calgary's mayor is warning citizens "don't be like Toronto" and congregate in large numbers in parks.