Alberta Coronavirus Update

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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Alberta reports another 1,597 cases of COVID-19 Monday, 158 in ICU

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

Alberta confirmed another 1,597 cases of COVID-19 on Monday, bringing the province’s active case count to 25,438. Over the last 24 hours, the province conducted 13,921 COVID-19 tests and identified another 406 cases of COVID-19 variants. Variants now make up at least 42 per cent of active cases across …

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Alberta confirms 1,980 new cases of COVID-19 Friday; vaccine doses reach 1.8M

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

Alberta Health reported an additional 1,980 cases of COVID-19 on Friday. That brings the province’s active case total to 24,850. There were 659 people in hospital receiving care for COVID-19. Of those, 150 were in the ICU. Read more: Kenney announces COVID-19 vaccine partnership between Alberta and Montana Of the active …

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Hinshaw to provide Alberta COVID-19 update Thursday afternoon

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

Dr. Deena Hinshaw is scheduled to provide a COVID-19 update for Albertans on Thursday afternoon. The province’s chief medical officer of health is scheduled to speak at 3:30 p.m. Her news conference will be streamed live in this post. Read more: 3 Albertans under 50 reported dead from COVID-19 …

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Dr. Deena Hinshaw to provide COVID-19 update Thursday afternoon

Dr. Deena Hinshaw to provide COVID-19 update Thursday afternoon

Albertans are scheduled to received another COVID-19 update Thursday afternoon from Dr. Deena Hinshaw. The chief medical officer of health is scheduled to speak at 3:30 p.m. Her news conference will be streamed live in this story post. Read more: Alberta passes legislation allowing for 3-hour paid leave so …

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Alberta reports 11 COVID-19-related deaths, 383 new cases Saturday

Alberta reports 11 COVID-19-related deaths, 383 new cases Saturday

Alberta Health reported an additional 11 deaths related to COVID-19 and 383 new cases of the virus in the province on Saturday. The positive cases came from 10,377 new tests over a 24-hour period, giving a provincial positivity rate of 3.8 per cent. The total number of reported active …

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Alberta’s Dr. Hinshaw to provide COVID-19 update Thursday afternoon

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Dr. Deena Hinshaw is scheduled to provide another COVID-19 update for Albertans on Thursday afternoon. The chief medical officer of health is scheduled to speak at 3:30 p.m. Her news conference will be streamed live in this post. No other officials were on the news conference advisory. Read more: …

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Dr. Hinshaw to provide Alberta COVID-19 update Monday afternoon

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After a weekend that saw record-high cases of COVID-19 reported in Alberta, Dr. Deena Hinshaw is scheduled to provide another update on the novel coronavirus situation in the province on Monday. The chief medical officer of health is scheduled to speak at 3:30 p.m. Her news conference will be …

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Kenney to join Hinshaw for Wednesday COVID-19 update

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Alberta’s premier will be joining the chief medical officer of health for the province’s COVID-19 update on Wednesday. Jason Kenney and Dr. Deena Hinshaw are scheduled to speak at 3:30 p.m. The news conference will be streamed live in this post. Hinshaw announced 1,307 new cases of the novel …

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Alberta to provide COVID-19 update Wednesday, 1 day after state of public health emergency declared

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The day after Premier Jason Kenney declared a public health emergency in Alberta, the province’s chief medical officer of health will be providing another COVID-19 update Wednesday afternoon. Dr. Deena Hinshaw is scheduled to speak at 3:30 p.m. Her news conference will be live streamed in this post. On …

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