Wednesday , 26 January 2022

Press Release

Alberta’s government is investing over $1.1 million to provide capital funding for municipalities in the Fort McMurray-Lac La Biche constituency.

Alberta’s government is distributing over $1.1 million to provide capital funding for municipalities in the Fort McMurray-Lac La Biche constituency. This funding will help the constituency build and revitalize local infrastructure and create lasting prosperity through the Canada Community-Building Fund. “Alberta’s Recovery Plan has helped our communities gain jobs and …

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Some healthcare services interrupted in Cold Lake

The City of Cold Lake has been notified by Alberta Health Services (AHS) that there will be periods at the Cold Lake Healthcare Centre when there will be no anesthetist coverage.   A memo from AHS notified community stakeholders that there will be no anesthetist coverage effective immediately until January …

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Dan Heney named BFRA Regional Fire Chief

The Bonnyville Regional Fire Authority Board of Directors proudly announced the appointment of Dan Heney as Regional Fire Chief effective December 10, 2021. Dan has been with the Regional Fire Authority since 2019 in the role of Regional Deputy Fire Chief.   The Board is confident that the professionalism, knowledge …

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Health-care workers vaccine policy updated

The Alberta Health Services (AHS) immunization policy will now allow proof of negative COVID-19 tests in some communities to protect high-quality health care for Albertans. Alberta’s government is directing AHS to introduce, temporarily, frequent and targeted COVID-19 testing as part of the organization’s Immunization of Workers for COVID-19 Policy. Only …

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REP safety training now available

Alberta’s front-line workers can now access safety training to help them keep businesses open and patrons safe during the pandemic. The Restrictions Exemption Program Safety Training is available to employees of Alberta-based businesses and organizations who are implementing the REP and other COVID-19 safety requirements. “We recognize this has been …

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App to scan COVID-19 vaccine QR codes now available

The government-supported verification app to check proof of vaccination with a QR code is now available for download. Businesses and organizations can begin using the free AB Covid Records Verifier app to quickly and easily confirm their patrons’ vaccination status. The AB Covid Records Verifier app is available for download …

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