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Safe Park program postponed, Town of Canmore to monitor changing needs of community

Safe Park program postponed, Town of Canmore to monitor changing needs of community

“As a result of the pandemic, we have had to reimagine the safe park program for the spring and potentially the season."
Alberta Premier Jason Kenney to announce wildfire measures tomorrow

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney to announce wildfire measures tomorrow

“This is an absolute critical moment. We expect the peak to hit several weeks from now and how high that peak goes then will depend a lot on how people conduct themselves now and this weekend and the weekend to come.”
Premier Kenney warns peak of COVID-19 yet to come in Alberta

Premier Kenney warns peak of COVID-19 yet to come in Alberta

“We’re not out of the woods yet,” Alberta Premier Jason Kenney said. “Things could get much worse if we fail to follow the public health orders.”
Canmore churches chiming in to celebrate frontline workers during COVID-19

Canmore churches chiming in to celebrate frontline workers during COVID-19

Ralph Connor Memorial United Church and St. Michael's Anglican Church will ring church bells as a way to support all emergency workers, including health care, RCMP, EMS and Canmore Fire-Rescue
No charges in Banff yet for violating COVID-19 public health orders

No charges in Banff yet for violating COVID-19 public health orders

“There are still some people who may not know about the most recent restrictions, or are not taking the protocols seriously enough to stop the spread of COVID-19.”
Premier Kenney predicts 25 per cent unemployment in Alberta due to COVID-19

Premier Kenney predicts 25 per cent unemployment in Alberta due to COVID-19

Update: Alberta minister says patience running short for federal energy industry aid-update

Update: Alberta minister says patience running short for federal energy industry aid-update

Updated: Most visits banned at Alberta continuing- care homes to limit spread of COVID-19

Updated: Most visits banned at Alberta continuing- care homes to limit spread of COVID-19

Isolation rooms offered by YWCA Banff to help vulnerable in community

Isolation rooms offered by YWCA Banff to help vulnerable in community

“We recognize in the community that there would be limited opportunities for people in shared housing for isolation if needed."
Kenney announces AHS COVID-19 modelling will be released Tuesday

Kenney announces AHS COVID-19 modelling will be released Tuesday

“I ask people to be prepared for what could be some very challenging numbers as we look at the prospective damage that this virus could still do in our province,” Alberta Premier Jason Kenney said. “The key points from our modelling [will give] Albertan’s a sense of where we think we’re headed and how we’re going to cope."