Alberta COVID-19 numbers

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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Alberta won’t offer AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine to those aged 30+ yet due to supply

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Alberta will not be lowering the age eligibility for the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine at this time, despite new recommendations from Canada’s National Advisory Committee on Immunization. Health Minister Tyler Shandro cited limited supply as the reason Alberta will not offer the vaccine beyond the 40-plus age group that is …

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

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Alberta’s chief medical officer of health is scheduled to provide an update on COVID-19 Wednesday afternoon. Dr. Deena Hinshaw is set to speak at 3:30 p.m. The news conference will be streamed live in this story post. Read more: Economy vs. health: Experts say COVID-19 has put Alberta in …

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Alberta slams federal rollout of COVID-19 vaccine as premier plans to join daily update Thursday

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After Global News learned Canada will be receiving hundreds of thousands fewer doses of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine than expected, Alberta’s health minister is calling the news a “failure” on the part of the federal government. “The federal government is failing Canadians,” Tyler Shandro said in a news release. …

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

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Alberta’s chief medical officer of health is scheduled to provide an update on COVID-19 on Tuesday afternoon. Dr. Deena Hinshaw will update Albertans on the current situation at 3:30 p.m. The news conference will be streamed live in this story post. Read more: U.K. variant of COVID-19 ‘may have …

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

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Alberta’s chief medical officer of health is scheduled to provide an update on COVID-19 on Tuesday afternoon. Dr. Deena Hinshaw is set to hold a media availability at 3:30 p.m. The news conference will be streamed live in this story post. Read more: Alberta reports 474 new COVID-19 infections …

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