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QuitCore helps people quit tobacco

Posted on 19 February 2020 by staff | Comments Off on QuitCore helps people quit tobacco

QuitCore, a free Alberta Health Services tobacco-cessation program that provides tools and support to help individuals build a tobacco-free lifestyle,…Continue Reading

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Flu clinic held in Fort Macleod

Posted on 30 October 2019 by staff | Comments Off on Flu clinic held in Fort Macleod

The first flu clinic in Fort Macleod was held Friday at Holy Cross Hall. Public health nurses provided the free…Continue Reading

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Free flu shots available

Posted on 23 October 2019 by staff | Comments Off on Free flu shots available

Free influenza vaccine is in pharmacies and doctors’ offices across the province. Influenza immunization is free to Albertans over five…Continue Reading

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Pertussis confirmed in south zone

Posted on 16 October 2019 by staff | Comments Off on Pertussis confirmed in south zone

Eleven new cases of pertussis, or whooping cough as it is commonly known, have been confirmed in the south zone…Continue Reading

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QuitCore returns to stop tobacco use

Posted on 05 February 2019 by staff | Comments Off on QuitCore returns to stop tobacco use

QuitCore, a free Alberta Health Services tobacco-cessation program that provides tools and support to help people build a tobacco-free lifestyle,…Continue Reading

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Alberta Health Services issues heat warning

Posted on 24 July 2018 by admin | Comments Off on Alberta Health Services issues heat warning

It’s wonderful to be outdoors and soak up the summer weather, but residents are reminded to protect themselves and their…Continue Reading

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West Nile virus infection remains a threat

Posted on 18 July 2018 by staff | Comments Off on West Nile virus infection remains a threat

Alberta Health Services reminds Fort Macleod and Granum residents to protect themselves against West Nile virus infection. “With exposure to…Continue Reading

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Alberta Health Services warns public about text scam

Posted on 11 July 2018 by staff | Comments Off on Alberta Health Services warns public about text scam

Alberta Health Services is warning the public about a text scam involving the use of the organization’s name. Recently, this…Continue Reading

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Alberta Health Services warns public about text scam

Posted on 19 June 2018 by staff | Comments Off on Alberta Health Services warns public about text scam

Alberta Health Services is warning the public about a text scam involving the use of the organization’s name. Recently, this…Continue Reading

COVID-19: UPDATES

People in Fort Macleod and district who have symptoms and think they may have COVID-19 should call Health Link at 811. If their symptoms match the criteria, Health Link will advise on their next steps regarding testing.

Most recent updates below.

  • There are 358 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Alberta, including one in Claresholm.
  • Since yesterday, 31 new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Alberta, bringing the total to 226. Sixteen cases are suspected to be as a result of community transmission. The rest are travel-related.
  • Canada and the United States have an agreement that will restrict non-essential travel across the border, including for tourism and recreation. Canadian and American citizens and permanent residents who are currently visiting each other's country can still return home.
  • Forty-nine new cases of COVID-19 have been reported in Alberta, bringing the total Friday afternoon to 195. On a positive note, three people who contracted the virus have been identified as recovered.
  • Fort Macleod Fish and Game has cancelled its awards banquet set for Saturday, March 28.
  • The Empress Theatre in Fort Macleod is closed.
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