Alberta COVID-19 Update

Alberta reports 898 new cases of COVID-19, 4 additional deaths since Friday

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Alberta reported 898 new cases of COVID-19 over the past three days and four additional deaths from the disease. Alberta recorded 311 new cases of the coronavirus on Friday, 231 on Saturday and 356 on Sunday, according to Alberta Health. Read more: Kenney won’t rule out further COVID-19 restrictions …

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Alberta records 277 new cases of COVID-19, 1 additional death Friday

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Alberta recorded 277 new cases of COVID-19 Friday and one additional death related to the disease. The person who died was a woman in her 80s, linked to the outbreak at Shepherd’s Care Millwoods Long Term Care Centre in south Edmonton, according to Alberta Health. There were 80 cases …

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Alberta confirms 143 cases of COVID-19 Wednesday; numbers climbing in Edmonton

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The province confirmed another 143 cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, Alberta Health announced. There were 1,910 active cases in the province, with 1,085 of those cases in the Edmonton zone. Cases have been rising steadily in that zone over the last few weeks, and the health minister announced Wednesday …

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Alberta records 276 new cases of COVID-19 Tuesday, 1 additional death

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Alberta recorded 276 new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday and one additional death related to the disease. The person who died was a woman in her 70s in the Calgary zone, according to Alberta Health. The Edmonton zone surpassed 1,000 active cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday, with 1,063 active …

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New COVID-19 outbreak declared at Edmonton’s Good Samaritan Southgate Care Centre

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Alberta health authorities have declared a new COVID-19 outbreak at the Edmonton care centre that earlier this year experienced the province’s deadliest coronavirus outbreak. “Public Health has declared a COVID-19 outbreak for the second floor of the care home” reads a post on the Good Samaritan Southgate Care Centre‘s …

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

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

Alberta’s chief medical officer of health is scheduled to provide an update on COVID-19 Thursday afternoon. Dr. Deena Hinshaw is holding a news conference at 3:30 p.m. The update will be streamed live in this story post. Thursday’s update comes after Alberta reported 153 new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday …

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Number of active COVID-19 cases in Alberta rises to 1,582 on Wednesday

Number of active COVID-19 cases in Alberta rises to 1,582 on Wednesday

There have been 153 new COVID-19 cases and one additional death confirmed in the last 24 hours, Alberta Health reported Wednesday afternoon. There are currently 1,582 active cases in the province; 832 in the Edmonton zone and 585 in the Calgary zone. As of Wednesday, there are 64 Albertans …

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Alberta records 160 new COVID-19 cases, 1 additional death Tuesday

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Alberta reported 160 new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday afternoon and one additional death linked to the disease. Alberta Health said the person who died was a man in his 80s in Edmonton zone. He was not in continuing care, according to the province. Read more: 406 new Alberta …

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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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Dr. Deena Hinshaw to update Alberta’s COVID-19 situation Monday afternoon

Dr. Deena Hinshaw to update Alberta’s COVID-19 situation Monday afternoon

Alberta’s top doctor will provide an update on COVID-19 on Monday afternoon. Dr. Deena Hinshaw is scheduled to provide the update in Edmonton at 3:30 p.m. The news conference will be streamed live in this story post. The update comes after at least three Alberta schools declared COVID-19 outbreaks …

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