Tag Archive | "COVID-19"

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Back to School Connect returns, pandemic-style

Posted on 05 August 2020 by Editor | Comments (0)

Back to School Connect returns for an eighth year, with a new format to reflect the restrictions of the COVID-19…Continue Reading

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Restaurants serve up another 20-million free masks

Posted on 15 July 2020 by staff | Comments Off on Restaurants serve up another 20-million free masks

Masks are now available at more than 700 partner restaurant locations, including those without drive-through service, adding more than 100…Continue Reading

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Granum school ends year with awards

Posted on 01 July 2020 by Editor | Comments Off on Granum school ends year with awards

Granum school wrapped the 2019-’20 year Thursday with a drive-by graduation and awards ceremony. The ceremony traditionally held in the school was moved outside and scaled down due to the COVID-19 pandemic that prevents large gatherings. Staff members stood on the lawn outside the school while students passed in automobiles. Signs announcing the annual award…Continue Reading

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Empress Theatre cancels drama camps

Posted on 10 June 2020 by Editor | Comments Off on Empress Theatre cancels drama camps

The summer drama camps at the Empress Theatre have fallen victim to COVID-19. The province’s requirements for staging the camps…Continue Reading

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Willow Creek composite 50th reunion takes different shape

Posted on 27 May 2020 by robvogt | Comments Off on Willow Creek composite 50th reunion takes different shape

Willow Creek Composite high school is celebrating two 50th anniversaries this year — the 50th anniversary of its opening and…Continue Reading

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COVID-19 diagnosis provided relief to ‘rollercoaster of uncertainty’

Posted on 20 May 2020 by Editor | Comments Off on COVID-19 diagnosis provided relief to ‘rollercoaster of uncertainty’

As the Alberta government eases restrictions of the COVID-19 pandemic, Fort Macleod residents are urged to proceed with caution. That…Continue Reading

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Delivering gifts to Fort Macleod doorsteps

Posted on 20 May 2020 by Editor | Comments Off on Delivering gifts to Fort Macleod doorsteps

There are ninjas at work in Fort Macleod in the midst of the pandemic. These ninjas are using their powers for good — dropping off gifts at the doorsteps of unsuspecting citizens to brighten their day. Jackie Nelson joined an Alberta group on Facebook and decided to create a Fort Macleod page. “Our group has…Continue Reading

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Granum cancels Canada Day celebration

Posted on 20 May 2020 by Editor | Comments Off on Granum cancels Canada Day celebration

The COVID-19 pandemic claimed another victim this month. Organizers of Granum Canada Day decided to cancel the annual celebration well…Continue Reading

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Borders closed to non-essential travel

Posted on 14 May 2020 by staff | Comments Off on Borders closed to non-essential travel

Although Alberta began lifting pandemic restrictions the Canadian border remains closed to non-essential travel. The Canada Border Services Agency reminds travellers the restrictions announced in March are still in place at all of Canada’s international border crossings. The government of Canada introduced these border measures to limit the spread of COVID-19 in Canada, including the…Continue Reading