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University of Alberta suspends classes, moves online for rest of term

University of Alberta suspends classes, moves online for rest of term

EDMONTON — The University of Alberta says it is shutting down classes for the rest of the winter term and moving them online. It says the winter session is to end as scheduled April 8.
Schools will remain open in Alberta: chief medical officer

Schools will remain open in Alberta: chief medical officer

Six new individuals tested positive for COVID-19
Alberta puts protected COVID-19 leave in place for jobs

Alberta puts protected COVID-19 leave in place for jobs

New COVID-19 online test will be available tonight

New COVID-19 online test will be available tonight

Doctors are now able to bill $20 per call to help combat COVID-19.
How to clean the bundle of germs that is your phone

How to clean the bundle of germs that is your phone

NEW YORK — You're washing your hands countless times a day to try to ward off the coronavirus. You should also wash that extension of your hand and breeding ground for germs — your phone.
Talking to kids about virus? Experts say be calm and honest

Talking to kids about virus? Experts say be calm and honest

List of Canadian international and domestic sporting events impacted by COVID-19

List of Canadian international and domestic sporting events impacted by COVID-19

Cancel large gatherings, Alberta says

Cancel large gatherings, Alberta says

Four new cases confirmed, including a child who is expected to make a full recovery
UPDATE: 'Social distancing' ramps up as COVID-19 spreads and economic toll mounts

UPDATE: 'Social distancing' ramps up as COVID-19 spreads and economic toll mounts

Most coronavirus patients recover, still anxiety, fear loom

Most coronavirus patients recover, still anxiety, fear loom