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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Local News

Airdrie RCMP updates operations in response to COVID-19 pandemic

Airdrie RCMP updates operations in response to COVID-19 pandemic

Airdrie RCMP gifted 'much needed' hand sanitizer

Airdrie RCMP gifted 'much needed' hand sanitizer

Airdrie declares State of Local Emergency

Airdrie declares State of Local Emergency

Alberta confirms 23 new cases of COVID-19, 97 in total

Alberta confirms 23 new cases of COVID-19, 97 in total

Additional measures put in place to help "flatten the curve"
Some physician pay changes cancelled due to COVID-19

Some physician pay changes cancelled due to COVID-19

Alberta declares public health emergency

Alberta declares public health emergency

Grocery stores, shopping centres, health-care facilities, airports, soup kitchens, the legislature and other essential services are not included.
Dr. Deena Hinshaw, Alberta's chief medical officer, tests negative for COVID-19

Dr. Deena Hinshaw, Alberta's chief medical officer, tests negative for COVID-19

Hinshaw returned back to work in-person Tuesday after self-isolating
COVID-19 cases rise to 74 in Alberta

COVID-19 cases rise to 74 in Alberta

"This is what our new normal looks like," said Dr. Deena Hinshaw
Deena Hinshaw, Alberta's chief medical officer of health, self-isolating

Deena Hinshaw, Alberta's chief medical officer of health, self-isolating

Dr. Deena Hinshaw experiencing cold symptoms
UPDATE: Alberta government cancels K-12 classes to combat COVID-19

UPDATE: Alberta government cancels K-12 classes to combat COVID-19

Other measures include closing all licensed child care facilities, out-of-school care programs and preschool programs indefinitely; restricting mass gatherings at places of worship; cancelling post-secondary classes; and advising long-term and continuing care facilities to limit visitation to essential visitors only.