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Edmonton salon owner says customer awaiting COVID-19 results came in, later tested positive – Edmonton

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The owner of a salon in south Edmonton is speaking out after the careless actions of one of her clients. Amy Glena says a customer who was awaiting COVID-19 test results came in for a hair cut and didn’t let anyone know and two days later, she tested positive. …

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First positive cases of COVID-19 reported in Sipekne’katik First Nation: Chief Mike Sack – National

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Chief Mike Sack of Sipekne’katik First Nation announced that as of Wednesday afternoon, their health team has confirmed two cases of COVID-19 in the community. This would be the first Indigenous community in Atlantic Canada to confirm cases of the virus. Sack provided the update on Facebook Live about an …

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City of Saskatoon leisure centre employee tests positive for COVID-19

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An employee who works at three leisure centres in Saskatoon has tested positive for COVID-19. City of Saskatoon officials said the employee worked at Lakewood Civic Centre, the Saskatoon Field House and Shaw Centre. Read more: Scott Moe says it’s too early to say if families can gather for …

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Coronavirus: 18 members of MRU men’s hockey team test positive for COVID-19 – Calgary

Coronavirus: 18 members of MRU men’s hockey team test positive for COVID-19 - Calgary

A total of 18 players and coaches from the men’s Mount Royal University (MRU) Cougars hockey team have tested positive for the novel coronavirus. In a statement Monday afternoon, a university spokesperson said the institution was sharing this information “because this is the first instance of a COVID-19 spread …

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41 inmates, 1 staff member at Calgary Remand Centre test positive for COVID-19: AHS – Calgary

41 inmates, 1 staff member at Calgary Remand Centre test positive for COVID-19: AHS - Calgary

Alberta’s chief medical officer of health Dr. Deena Hinshaw confirmed Monday there are 42 cases of COVID-19 at the Calgary Remand Centre. In a statement to Global News Monday, Alberta Health Services said 41 inmates and one staff member have tested positive, with confirmed cases being isolated and monitored. “All …

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Positive case of COVID-19 reported at a high school in Moncton – New Brunswick

Positive case of COVID-19 reported at a high school in Moncton - New Brunswick

New Brunswick health officials say a coronavirus case was detected at Harrison Trimble High School in Moncton on Sunday. According to the province, learning at the school has not been significantly disrupted as student-to-student transmission has not yet been determined. The superintendent at Anglophone East School District notified parents …

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Coronavirus: Member of junior hockey team in Okanagan tests positive for COVID-19 – Okanagan

Coronavirus: Member of junior hockey team in Okanagan tests positive for COVID-19 - Okanagan

A member of the Penticton Vees has tested positive for COVID-19, the team announced on Saturday. The junior-A hockey team released the information on its website. The Vees said they have reached out to the provincial health office (PHO) for direction via their safety plan, and were told a …

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At least 10 test positive of COVID-19 at Surrey, Abbotsford courthouses: Union

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At least 10 workers at two Lower Mainland courthouses have tested positive for COVID-19. The union representing B.C. sheriffs, the peace officers charged with prisoner transport and courthouse security, says eight members at the Surrey Provincial Court and two at the Abbotsford Provincial Court have contracted the virus. Read …

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Coronavirus: 3 residents dead, dozens test positive including 18 staff at west Edmonton care home – Edmonton

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An outbreak at a west Edmonton continuing care centre has 56 residents and 18 staff members sick with COVID-19. The Capital Care Lynnwood centre was added to the provincial outbreak list early this week. So far, three residents have passed away due to coronavirus. There are a total of …

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Less than 5 health workers have tested positive for COVID-19 in N.S. – Halifax

Less than 5 health workers have tested positive for COVID-19 in N.S. - Halifax

The Nova Scotia Health Authority says that only a “small number” of health-care workers have tested positive for COVID-19 over the past several weeks. However, the Nova Scotia Health Authority (NSHA) will not provide details on how many have tested positive or the locations where they work. “Due to …

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