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Bellerose school allows for students to clean out lockers

Bellerose school allows for students to clean out lockers

Students must adhere to the pickup schedule as the school will be limiting the amount of students in the building at a time.
Alberta provincial courts limiting operations

Alberta provincial courts limiting operations

The courts will no longer allow any members of the public in the courtrooms unless they are required for the matter before the court, including media and witnesses. Legal counsel is allowed to access the courthouse for urgent court-related business.
Alberta aims to speed up the passing of the budget

Alberta aims to speed up the passing of the budget

The government will ask the legislature today for unanimous consent to amend the 2020-21 budget to add the $500 million for health spending.
Canada closing borders to non-residents

Canada closing borders to non-residents

On Monday morning, Canadian Prime Minster Justin Trudeau announced to the country they will be denying entry to people who are not permanent residents or Canadian citizens. Airlines will receive the formal order to ban all travellers presenting symptoms from getting on an airplane.
St. Albert Public Library closes until further notice

St. Albert Public Library closes until further notice

Staff will still answer answer phone calls and emails during regular downtown library hours, and online resources will remain available. Due dates for library materials have been extended and overdue fines have been suspended.
Wild Rose student may have been exposed to COVID-19: has no symptoms, has quarantined

Wild Rose student may have been exposed to COVID-19: has no symptoms, has quarantined

Power said any school that experiences a potential exposure will send a notification to parents and she asks that families use the schools as their resource for information.
St. Albert's Arden Theatre a coronavirus casualty

St. Albert's Arden Theatre a coronavirus casualty

Remainder of the season until April 29 is cancelled
Schools will remain open in Alberta: chief medical officer

Schools will remain open in Alberta: chief medical officer

Six new individuals tested positive for COVID-19
New COVID-19 online test will be available tonight

New COVID-19 online test will be available tonight

Doctors are now able to bill $20 per call to help combat COVID-19.
Schools cancel activities due to COVID-19

Schools cancel activities due to COVID-19

Field trips, games, all on hold, but schools still open for now.