Edmonton extends state of local emergency to deal with COVID-19

The City of Edmonton has renewed a state of local emergency to deal with COVID-19, council’s emergency advisory committee agreed Thursday. It’s the second

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Unifor Local 594 rejects Co-op’s latest offer, calling it ‘disgusting’

The labour dispute between Unifor Local 594 and Co-op Refinery Complex (CRC) continues as the two parties have been unable to strike a deal

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Regina declares local state of emergency, limiting size of gatherings

The City of Regina declared a local state of emergency with plans to close retail stores, restaurants and dental offices. Allison Bamford has more

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City of Calgary declares state of local emergency in response to COVID-19 pandemic

The City of Calgary declared a state of local emergency Sunday in response to the growing coronavirus pandemic. The city said events and some buildings will

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In China, new coronavirus cases from overseas exceed local cases for 2nd day – National

The number of new coronavirus cases that came to mainland China from overseas surpassed the number of locally transmitted new infections for the second

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Fraser Health advises local school districts about contacts of latest B.C. coronavirus case

Health officials in B.C.’s Fraser Valley say contacts of the latest presumptive case of coronavirus in the province may have attended school in the area,

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Peepeekisis Cree Nation opens dispensary to boost local economy

On Saturday, the Peepeekisis Cree Nation opened up a band-owned cannabis dispensary. Located near the Peepeekisis Health Centre — 19 kilometres east of Balcarres,

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Co-op Refinery asks for precedent-setting fine, jail time for local Unifor members – Regina

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Tweed mayor voices concern after pot-growing licences granted without local approval – Kingston

A few new farms have sprouted in Tweed, Ont., without the approval of the mayor. Tweed Mayor Jo-Anne Albert received complaints about the cultivation

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Arts group wants to improve HIV dialogue in local African, Caribbean and black communities

The Ribbon Rouge Foundation wants to remove the stigma around HIV.  When it comes to shame and silence around HIV-positive status in Alberta, some

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