Alberta Coronavirus Cases

Alberta reports 1,433 additional COVID-19 infections Friday, 5 more deaths

Halifax teachers breathe a ‘sigh of relief’ over shift to online learning, union president says

Alberta reported 1,433 new COVID-19 infections on Friday, along with five additional deaths linked to the virus. The province had a total of 23,873 active cases with 713 people being treated in hospital and 177 of them needing ICU care. Read more: Alberta surpasses 2M COVID-19 vaccine doses administered …

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Some Alberta businesses prepare to reopen as restrictions ease; 750 COVID-19 cases identified Sunday

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As Alberta added 750 additional cases of COVID-19, 1,210 new recoveries and 19 new fatalities on Sunday, some businesses are preparing to open Monday under the province’s latest round of relaxed restrictions. Last Thursday, Health Minister Tyler Shandro announced starting Jan. 18, personal and wellness services may reopen but …

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Alberta records 811 new cases of COVID-19 Sunday, 12 additional deaths

Alberta records 811 new cases of COVID-19 Sunday, 12 additional deaths

On Sunday, Alberta Health reported 811 new cases of COVID-19 in the province, as well as 12 additional fatalities related to the disease, including a woman in her 30s. The additional 811 cases came from 12,302 tests performed on Jan. 9, resulting in a provincial positivity rate of 6.6 …

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Alberta reports 19 COVID-related deaths and 1,836 new cases Sunday

Alberta reports 19 COVID-related deaths and 1,836 new cases Sunday

It was a grim day in Alberta Sunday as the province reported 19 new deaths connected to COVID-19, as well as 1,836 new cases. Of the 19 reported deaths, eight were from the outbreak at Capital Care in Lynnwood in Edmonton. They included three men in their 70s, two …

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Alberta reports new daily record of 1,731 COVID-19 cases, 5 deaths Saturday

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Alberta recorded a new daily high of 1,731 COVID-19 cases on Saturday after conducting over 21,657 tests over the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of active COVID-19 cases to 14,931. Four-hundred-15 people were reported in hospital with COVID-19 — 88 of those in ICUs. There were five …

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Alberta reports new daily high of 1,336 COVID-19 cases, 9 deaths Saturday

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For the second day in a row, Alberta Health confirmed a new record high of COVID-19 cases Saturday with 1,336 over a 24 hour period, as well as nine deaths connected to the virus. Four of the deaths reported Saturday were from the Edmonton zone: a man in his …

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Alberta reports record daily high of 1,026 new COVID-19 cases, 3 deaths Saturday

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Alberta Health confirmed the highest increase of the novel coronavirus over a 24-hour period Saturday afternoon with 1,026 new cases in the province along with an additional three deaths. Currently there are 256 people in the hospital, with 54 of those in intensive care. Read more: Coronavirus: Alberta is …

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Calgary school added to ‘watch’ list as Alberta adds 124 new COVID-19 cases Tuesday

Calgary school added to ‘watch’ list as Alberta adds 124 new COVID-19 cases Tuesday

Alberta recorded 124 new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday but there were no additional deaths. The positive cases reported Tuesday are a result of 12,985 coronavirus tests completed on Monday. Read more: Canada reports 817 new coronavirus cases, highest daily count since late May For the first time, a …

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Alberta’s chief medical officer of health to provide COVID-19 update Wednesday afternoon

Alberta’s chief medical officer of health to provide COVID-19 update Wednesday afternoon

Alberta’s chief medical officer of health is scheduled to provide an update on the COVID-19 situation in Alberta on Wednesday afternoon. Dr. Deena Hinshaw is set to speak at 3:30 p.m. MT. Global News will stream the news conference live in this story post. Wednesday’s update comes one day …

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Alberta reports 114 cases of COVID-19, 1 additional death Wednesday

Alberta reports 114 cases of COVID-19, 1 additional death Wednesday

Alberta reported 114 new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday and one additional death from the disease. The person who died was a woman in her 60s in the South zone, Alberta Health said. Alberta now has 1,403 active cases of COVID-19 across the province. Of those, 632 are in …

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