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Restrictions to ease on Jan. 18 as Airdrie's active COVID-19 cases sit at 162

Restrictions to ease on Jan. 18 as Airdrie's active COVID-19 cases sit at 162

As after the holiday case numbers show progress and a decline in new cases, Health Minister Tyler Shandro announced on Jan. 14 the province will ease some restrictions Jan. 18.
Bragg Creek area MLA travelled to visit family in Saskatchewan over Christmas

Bragg Creek area MLA travelled to visit family in Saskatchewan over Christmas

Tim Gerwing, director of communications for the UCP Caucus, said Banff-Kananaskis MLA Miranda Rosin lives alone, so when she travelled to Saskatchewan to visit family over Christmas, she was following public health guidelines.
Airdrie ranks 19th among U-Haul's growth cities in Canada

Airdrie ranks 19th among U-Haul's growth cities in Canada

Although 2020 was tough for many, Airdrie showed positive net-migration trends as it cracked the top 20 for “growth cities” in Canada, according to data analyzation from U-Haul.
Airdrie Knights support community with dream vacation lottery

Airdrie Knights support community with dream vacation lottery

The order of the Knights of Columbus started wth humble beginnings in St. Mary’s Church in New Haven Conn., and was founded by a parish priest Father Michael J McGivney in 1882.
Chestermere assailant arrested after hiding from police in attic

Chestermere assailant arrested after hiding from police in attic

An adult male was arrested at a residence in Chestermere Jan. 12 on multiple charges, including assault causing bodily harm and two counts of forcible confinement, among other charges.
Airdrie remains at 160 active COVID-19 cases as numbers decline around the province

Airdrie remains at 160 active COVID-19 cases as numbers decline around the province

Airdrie remained at 160 active cases of COVID-19 on Jan. 13, as Alberta recorded fewer than 1,000 new cases for the fifth day in a row.
Cochrane RCMP arrest 18-year-old in Springbank after vehicle theft, other offences

Cochrane RCMP arrest 18-year-old in Springbank after vehicle theft, other offences

An 18-year-old male was arrested in Springbank after stealing a vehicle and conducting multiple offences, including break-and-enter, robbery and mischief.
Active cases down to 160 in Airdrie, as 38 new deaths are reported provincially

Active cases down to 160 in Airdrie, as 38 new deaths are reported provincially

Active cases in Airdrie dropped by 25 since the day previous, bringing the local active case count to 160, while across the province 38 deaths were reported in a 24-hour span, the most since the pandemic arrived in the province.
Makeup artist to compete in national pageant

Makeup artist to compete in national pageant

Airdrie-based makeup artist Sarika Mehta will represent the city on a national stage this summer, when she competes at the 2021 Canada Galaxy Pageants.
Thirteenth death reported in Airdrie from COVID-19 as vaccine eligibility expanded

Thirteenth death reported in Airdrie from COVID-19 as vaccine eligibility expanded

Two additional deaths have been reported over the weekend, bringing the total to 13 in Airdrie due to COVID-19.