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Alberta to make change to COVID-19 testing as cases in province continue to rise

Alberta to make change to COVID-19 testing as cases in province continue to rise

Starting Wednesday, all tests will be by appointment only
Loneliness taking toll on Canadian mental health in COVID era, study finds

Loneliness taking toll on Canadian mental health in COVID era, study finds

The financial impact of the pandemic and getting ill with COVID-19 were the most prevalent concerns
Alberta diploma exams optional due to COVID-19

Alberta diploma exams optional due to COVID-19

Students will be given a choice to either write exam or finish with final grades
Pandemic projected for years to come

Pandemic projected for years to come

The success of Stage two will determine when Alberta will move into Stage three of the re-entry plan
Grandparents need their own back-to-school safety rules

Grandparents need their own back-to-school safety rules

Back-to-school time and a surge in COVID-19 cases Canada-wide signals time for precautions between grandparents and grandchildren.
Province targets surgical backlog

Province targets surgical backlog

The province is now making moves to reduce the backlog and expedite health care into the future by expanding surgical capacity
Celebrating Thanksgiving safely

Celebrating Thanksgiving safely

Some tips on how to celebrate safely during COVID
BEST OF THE BOW: Canmore Mask Makers a labour of love

BEST OF THE BOW: Canmore Mask Makers a labour of love

"When we are out shopping, I see the people wearing ourĀ masks and it gives me a little bit of pride," said Lorraine Lefort, part of the mother-daughter duo of the Canmore Mask Makers team
Stoney Nakoda reactivates Emergency Command Centre, two COVID-19 cases confirmed

Stoney Nakoda reactivates Emergency Command Centre, two COVID-19 cases confirmed

"We've reactivated the Emergency Command Centre and we are actively and aggressively pursuing contact tracing between Stoney Health, Education and all the departments."
COVID-19 'long hauler' copes with painful, lingering symptoms

COVID-19 'long hauler' copes with painful, lingering symptoms

Deb Eleniak takes up to four Tylenol Extra Strength everyday to try to cope with a long list of lingering symptoms she suffers due to COVID-19.