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Coronavirus: What is Open & Closed in Edmonton Area; Edmonton Reopening Plan

Alberta government has declared a state of public health emergency to combat the rapid rise of COVID-19. For ideas on what to do this weekend, check Things… Read more »

Free Edmonton Public Library Services to Get You Through COVID-19 Social Distancing Days

City of Edmonton Public Library locations across the city are closed to prevent the rapid rate of spread of COVID-19. Even though the Public Library locations are… Read more »

Alberta to Pay $573 Per Week to Workers to Ease Financial Worries Due to Coronavirus Isolation

Premier Jason Kenney, today, announced that as part of the government’s economic measures to help Albertans affected by the COVID-19 crisis, Alberta is providing immediate financial assistance… Read more »

Alberta Reports Coronavirus Cases Across the Province; Community Spread in Edmonton & Calgary; Total Now 74

Alberta reported 18 additional cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 74. Alberta Health Official said that cases have now been… Read more »

If You Flew on These Flights (Seats) to Alberta Before March 12 – Self-isolate For 14 Days and Monitor For Symptoms

Alberta as part of ramping up its effort to contain and limit the rate of spread of COVID-19 have directed all Albertans who have returned from outside… Read more »

City of Edmonton Closes Recreation Centres, Arenas, Attractions and Libraries

Following the direction of Alberta’s Chief Medical Officer of Health, the City of Edmonton is closing its recreation centres, arenas, city managed attractions with immediate effect until… Read more »

10 New Coronavirus Cases in Alberta with 2 in Intensive Care; Total Now 39

Dr. Deena Hinshaw, Chief Medical Officer of Health reported 6 new cases in Calgary zone and 4 in the Edmonton zone taking the total cases in Alberta… Read more »

Strathcona County Closes Facilities Due to Coronavirus Concerns

Strathcona County has announced that the county is closing indoor recreation centres and some city facilities as a proactive action to reduce the rate of spread of… Read more »

St. Albert Closes Facilities Due to Coronavirus Concerns

The City of St. Albert has announced that the city is closing indoor recreation facilities as a proactive action to reduce the rate of spread of COVID-19… Read more »

Albertans to Get 14 days of Paid Job-Protected Leave

Alberta Government has announced that they are amending Employment Standards Code by implementing paid job-protected leave as a measure to help Albertans through COVID-19 outbreak. Albertans will… Read more »

Alberta Cancels All Events With More Than 250 Attendees; Total Coronavirus Cases Now 23

Dr. Deena Hinshaw announced that Alberta is adopting aggressive new public health measures including asking organisers to cancel all events with more than 250 attendees to help… Read more »