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New impaired driving laws carry heavy penalties

New impaired driving laws carry heavy penalties

With the Oct. 17 legalization of recreational cannabis, penalties for impaired driving in Alberta have increased significantly. Getting behind the wheel while impaired by alcohol or drugs will now be very costly.
Flu vaccine protects you and others

Flu vaccine protects you and others

In 2017, there were 92 deaths among hospitalized patients with laboratory-confirmed influenza, according to a Government of Alberta release.
Applications open for provincial crime reduction grant

Applications open for provincial crime reduction grant

A provincial grant is reinvesting ill-gotten funds into communities to support local crime prevention initiatives.
Province upgrades 511 service

Province upgrades 511 service

In an effort to improve public access to road monitoring and travel service, the province announced upgrades to the 511 Alberta road service Aug. 29.
Applications open for provincial crime reduction grant

Applications open for provincial crime reduction grant

A provincial grant is reinvesting ill-gotten funds into communities to support local crime prevention initiatives.
Province upgrades 511 service

Province upgrades 511 service

In an effort to improve public access to road monitoring and travel service, the province announced upgrades to the 511 Alberta road service Aug. 29.
Emergency call centres being modernized

Emergency call centres being modernized

The government of Alberta announced changes to the standards for provincial 911 services Aug. 28, which will help call centres prepare for emerging technologies and ensure better service.
Emergency call centres being modernized

Emergency call centres being modernized

The government of Alberta announced changes to the standards for provincial 911 services Aug. 28, which will help call centres prepare for emerging technologies and ensure better service.
AGLC readies for cannabis legalization

AGLC readies for cannabis legalization

While Rocky View County council continues to determine how best to regulate recreational cannabis in the community once its use is legalized Oct.
AGLC readies for cannabis legalization

AGLC readies for cannabis legalization

While Airdrie City council continues to determine how best to regulate recreational cannabis in the community once its use is legalized Oct.