Wednesday , 3 March 2021


18 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Alberta, one in North Zone

The provincial government announced there are 18 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Alberta, reaching a total of 74 across the province on Monday with one confirmed case in the North Zone, which the Lakeland resides in. Dr. Deena Hinshaw addressed Albertans through a teleconference on Monday afternoon from her …

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Kinosoo Ridge Snow Resort closed for season

Kinosoo Ridge skill hill is now closed for the season, the M.D. of Bonnyville announced on Monday. “In an effort to help slow the spread of COVID-19, as of today, Kinosoo Ridge Snow Resort will be closed to the public for the rest of the 2020 season. “Alberta’s Chief Medical …

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Canadian government closing border to non-citizens

The federal government of Canada has announced that they are closing the border to non-citizens with rare exceptions, any person showing symptoms will be banned from travelling abroad, and asymptomatic Canadians away from home will be supported by the federal government, said Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Monday. He said …

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St. Paul to hold special council meeting to talk COVID-19

St. Paul town council is having a special council meeting tonight to discuss measures the municipality may take in response to COVID-19. Town council will discuss shutting the doors on public buildings including the town office and how they’ll proceed with business if they do. The Town has closed recreation …

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Lakeland schools evaluating next steps following classes cancellation

Schools in the Lakeland are evaluating the next steps following the province cancelling all K-12 classes on Sunday. Northern Lights Public Schools superintendent Rick Cusson said in a release Monday morning that they are seeking guidance from Alberta Education. “Today we will be seeking further clarification from Alberta Education about …

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