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In Central zone, there were 3,732 active COVID cases on Tuesday, with 134 people in hospital and eight in intensive care. (Black Press file photo)

Red Deer adds one new COVID-19 death, down to 948 active cases

Alberta reported 3,036 new lab-confirmed COVID-19 cases Friday. The province’s test positivity…

  • Jan 28, 2022
Daren Lorentz and a Pigeon Lake Watershed Association (PLWA) volunteer on Pigeon Lake collecting lake samples. (Supplied/ Pigeon Lake Watershed Association)

Alberta Lake Management Society names Pigeon Lake resident volunteer of the year

A Pigeon Lake resident has been named as the LakeWatch Volunteer of…

Calgary Police Service headquarters in Calgary, Alta., Monday, May 6, 2019. Police in Calgary have charged two men in relation to a number of swatting calls - a form of retaliation in which someone reports a false emergency to get authorities, particularly a SWAT team, to descend on an address. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh

UPDATE: Amber Alert cancelled after Calgary child found

An Amber Alert in central and southern Alberta has been cancelled after…

In the Central zone, there are 3,675 active cases of the virus, with 138 people in hospital and nine in the ICU. (Black Press file photo)

Red Deer below 1,000 active cases of COVID-19

Alberta reported 3,218 cases of COVID-19 Thursday. The province has 44,301 active…

In the Central zone, there are 3,675 active cases of the virus, with 138 people in hospital and nine in the ICU. (Black Press file photo)
Salmon Arm RCMP put the focus on drivers over the past nine months of 2021. (File photo)
Salmon Arm RCMP put the focus on drivers over the past nine months of 2021. (File photo)
In Central zone, there were 3,732 active COVID cases on Tuesday, with 134 people in hospital and eight in intensive care. (Black Press file photo)

Alberta reports 22 new deaths related to COVID-19

Red Deer down to 1,026 active cases of COVID-19

In Central zone, there were 3,732 active COVID cases on Tuesday, with 134 people in hospital and eight in intensive care. (Black Press file photo)
The Alberta government will be launching a provincial emergency medical services advisory committee, in response to growing demand for emergency medical services (EMS) across Alberta. (File photo)

Alberta government addresses emergency medical services pressures

Launching a provincial emergency medical services advisory committee

  • Jan 26, 2022
The Alberta government will be launching a provincial emergency medical services advisory committee, in response to growing demand for emergency medical services (EMS) across Alberta. (File photo)
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Breton man facing numerous charges after arrest by Central Alberta RCMP Crime Reduction Unit

The Central Alberta District Crime Reduction Unit (CAD CRU) was working in…

  • Jan 26, 2022
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Since many people with the virus are either not tested or asymptomatic, Alberta Health Minister Jason Copping says the actual case numbers are much higher. (File photo by The Canadian Press)
Since many people with the virus are either not tested or asymptomatic, Alberta Health Minister Jason Copping says the actual case numbers are much higher. (File photo by The Canadian Press)
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County of Wetaskiwin January 11 council highlights

Administration At the regular Jan. 11, 2022 County of Wetaskiwin Council meeting,…

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City of Wetaskiwin amends emergency management bylaw

At the regular Jan.10, 2022 council meeting, City of Wetaskiwin Council amended…

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Red Deer has 1,268 active cases of COVID-19, according to geospatial mapping on the provincial government’s website. (Black Press file image)

Red Deer has 1,268 active COVID-19 cases

Alberta added another 3,592 COVID-19 cases Friday. There are now 61,615 active…

Red Deer has 1,268 active cases of COVID-19, according to geospatial mapping on the provincial government’s website. (Black Press file image)
Nanaimo RCMP are investigating a reported assault Monday, Jan. 17, at a McDonald's in Nanaimo. (News Bulletin file photo)

Ponoka RCMP lay charges after serious assault

Four suspects charged in assault of 41-year-old female

  • Jan 21, 2022
Nanaimo RCMP are investigating a reported assault Monday, Jan. 17, at a McDonald's in Nanaimo. (News Bulletin file photo)
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Red Deer at 1,302 active cases of COVID-19

Alberta reported an additional 3,527 COVID-19 cases Thursday. The new case total…

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Winfield man arrested for truck theft

Leduc RCMP responded to a report of a theft of vehicle in…

  • Jan 20, 2022
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Alberta’s chief medical officer of health Dr. Deena Hinshaw said Albertans need to stay viligant in the fight against the COVID-19 Omicron variant. (Photo by Chris Schwarz/Government of Alberta)

Red Deer active COVID-19 cases drop slightly to 1,299

Alberta reported 3,837 new cases of COVID-19 Wednesday. The province had a…

Alberta’s chief medical officer of health Dr. Deena Hinshaw said Albertans need to stay viligant in the fight against the COVID-19 Omicron variant. (Photo by Chris Schwarz/Government of Alberta)
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City of Wetaskiwin COVID-19 cases continue to rapidly climb

Active COVID-19 cases in the City of Wetaskiwin continue to climb rapidly.…

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Red Deer up to 1,380 COVID-19 cases

Red Deer now has 1,380 active cases of COVID-19. That is up…

  • Jan 18, 2022
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Wetaskiwin high school and city hall placed on lockdown after reports of armed person

RCMP have cleared the area but remain on scene as an abundance of caution

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Alberta COVID-19 hospitalizations tops 1,000

Alberta health minister tests positive for COVID

  • Jan 17, 2022
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