Sean McIntosh

Only 13 new COVID-19 cases confirmed by Alberta gov’t Saturday

Only 13 new COVID-19 cases confirmed by Alberta gov’t Saturday

There’s currently only two active cases in province’s central zone

Only 13 new COVID-19 cases confirmed by Alberta gov’t Saturday
Dr. Deena Hinshaw, Alberta’s chief medical officer of health, says COVID-19 testing has been extended to anyone in Alberta. File photo by Government of Alberta

Every Albertan eligible for COVID-19 testing

22 new cases confirmed on Friday

Dr. Deena Hinshaw, Alberta’s chief medical officer of health, says COVID-19 testing has been extended to anyone in Alberta. File photo by Government of Alberta
The Government of Alberta is developing guidelines in case the National Hockey League selects Edmonton as a hub city for the Stanley Cup playoffs. File photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS
The Government of Alberta is developing guidelines in case the National Hockey League selects Edmonton as a hub city for the Stanley Cup playoffs. File photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS
Alberta’s chief medical officer of health, Dr. Deena Hinshaw, says Alberta continues to see a ‘downward trend’ in active cases. File photo by the Government of Alberta

926 active COVID-19 cases in Alberta, 5,710 have recovered

Central zone has just five active cases

Alberta’s chief medical officer of health, Dr. Deena Hinshaw, says Alberta continues to see a ‘downward trend’ in active cases. File photo by the Government of Alberta
Alberta increases outdoor gathering limit to 50 people

Alberta increases outdoor gathering limit to 50 people

There are a total of 62 Albertans hospitalized due to COVID-19

Alberta increases outdoor gathering limit to 50 people
50 new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Alberta on Thursday

50 new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Alberta on Thursday

5,205 Albertans have recovered from the virus

50 new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Alberta on Thursday
Some Alberta businesses, including restaurants, hair salons and retail stores, will be able to open Thursday. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Some Alberta businesses can open Thursday, gov’t announces

Provincial gov’t proceeding with Stage 1 of relaunch strategy

Some Alberta businesses, including restaurants, hair salons and retail stores, will be able to open Thursday. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Rocky Mountain House’s Ronnie Vickers, 74, will marathon 42 kilometres to raise money for the Red Deer Hospice Society. Contributed photo

74-year-old man marathoning for Red Deer Hospice Society

Ronnie Vickers will marathon May 16 in Rocky Mountain House

Rocky Mountain House’s Ronnie Vickers, 74, will marathon 42 kilometres to raise money for the Red Deer Hospice Society. Contributed photo
There are 250 flags set up between Red Deer and Sylvan Lake to honour first responders and health care workers. Contributed photo

Raising flags along Hwy 11 near Red Deer to honour first responders, health care workers

Canadian, provincial, municipal and international flags being flown

There are 250 flags set up between Red Deer and Sylvan Lake to honour first responders and health care workers. Contributed photo
81 new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Alberta

81 new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Alberta

One new case in Red Deer County

81 new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Alberta
Alberta announces support for farmers, ranchers

Alberta announces support for farmers, ranchers

Confirmed cases of COVID-19 in province climbs over 6,000

Alberta announces support for farmers, ranchers
Alberta reports six new COVID-19 deaths, 70 new cases

Alberta reports six new COVID-19 deaths, 70 new cases

Of the 5,963 total cases in Alberta, 3,552 have recovered

Alberta reports six new COVID-19 deaths, 70 new cases
There was a large fire in Red Deer’s Lancaster neighbourhood Friday night. Photo by ROB RAINCOCK
There was a large fire in Red Deer’s Lancaster neighbourhood Friday night. Photo by ROB RAINCOCK
218 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Alberta

218 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Alberta

Provincial total now 5,573 active and recovered confirmed cases

218 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Alberta
Alberta releases staged COVID-19 relaunch strategy

Alberta releases staged COVID-19 relaunch strategy

A phased relaunch ‘will put Albertans’ safety first,’ the government says

Alberta releases staged COVID-19 relaunch strategy
Red Deer Cruise Night helped five-year-old Freyja Rolfson celebrate her birthday by driving by her family’s home Thursday. Photo by SEAN MCINTOSH/Advocate staff

Red Deer Cruise Night helps residents celebrate birthdays

About a dozen birthday cruises have been held already

Red Deer Cruise Night helped five-year-old Freyja Rolfson celebrate her birthday by driving by her family’s home Thursday. Photo by SEAN MCINTOSH/Advocate staff
Alberta gov’t confirms 315 new COVID-19 cases, 7 more deaths

Alberta gov’t confirms 315 new COVID-19 cases, 7 more deaths

Provincial total of confirmed cases is now 5,165

Alberta gov’t confirms 315 new COVID-19 cases, 7 more deaths
Total of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Alberta climbs above 4,000
Total of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Alberta climbs above 4,000
COVID-19 update: Mass gathering restriction will apply for ‘foreseeable future’
COVID-19 update: Mass gathering restriction will apply for ‘foreseeable future’
River Creek RV Park was hit by a ‘devastating’ ice jam earlier this week, says manager Andre Mercier. Photo courtesy River Creek RV Park Facebook

RV park near Stettler destroyed by ‘devastating’ ice jam

‘It was like a tornado went through there,’ says River Creek RV Park manager

River Creek RV Park was hit by a ‘devastating’ ice jam earlier this week, says manager Andre Mercier. Photo courtesy River Creek RV Park Facebook