Alberta Premier Jason Kenney on minister's travel abroad, COVID-19 vaccine rollout – January 1, 2021

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney on minister's travel abroad, COVID-19 vaccine rollout – January 1, 2021

At a news conference in Calgary, Jason Kenney, the premier of Alberta, addresses a recent trip abroad by Tracy Allard, Alberta’s municipal affairs minister, amid ongoing federal public-health warnings against non-essential international travel due to the COVID-19 pandemic. In his remarks, the premier also provides an update on Alberta’s response to the pandemic, including the … Read more

COVID-19 in Alberta: Dr. Hinshaw says new restrictions needed to slow spread of virus – Dec. 7, 2020

COVID-19 in Alberta: Dr. Hinshaw says new restrictions needed to slow spread of virus – Dec. 7, 2020

In Edmonton, Dr. Deena Hinshaw, Alberta’s chief medical officer of health, provides an update on the province’s response to the ongoing COVID-19 (coronavirus disease) pandemic. She is joined by Paul Wynnyk, Alberta’s deputy minister of municipal affairs and chair of the COVID-19 vaccine task force. Responding to questions from reporters, Dr. Hinshaw comments on the … Read more

Alberta update on COVID-19 – November 26, 2020

Alberta update on COVID-19 – November 26, 2020

In Edmonton, Dr. Deena Hinshaw, Alberta’s chief medical officer of health, provides an update on the province’s response to the ongoing COVID-19 (coronavirus disease) pandemic. She is joined by Tyler Shandro, Alberta’s minister of health.

Alberta update on COVID-19: shift to appointment-only testing – October 13, 2020

Alberta update on COVID-19: shift to appointment-only testing – October 13, 2020

In Edmonton, Dr. Deena Hinshaw, Alberta’s chief medical officer of health, provides an update on the province’s response to the ongoing COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic. She announces that starting October 14, people can get tested for COVID-19 at the province’s assessment centres only if they have an appointment. The move to an appointment-based testing system aims … Read more

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney comments on speech from the throne – September 24, 2020

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney comments on speech from the throne – September 24, 2020

In Edmonton, Jason Kenney, the premier of Alberta, responds to the federal government’s September 23, 2020, speech from the throne.

Alberta update on COVID-19 – September 8, 2020

Alberta update on COVID-19 – September 8, 2020

In Edmonton, Dr. Deena Hinshaw, Alberta’s chief medical officer of health, provides an update on the province’s response to the ongoing COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic. She is joined by Andre Corbould, the province’s deputy minister of education.

Alberta update on return to school – September 2, 2020

Alberta update on return to school – September 2, 2020

At a news conference in Edmonton, Adriana LaGrange, Alberta’s minister of education, and Dr. Deena Hinshaw, Alberta’s chief medical officer of health, discuss the resumption of in-class instruction in the province’s schools amid the COVID-19 (coronavirus disease) pandemic.

Alberta update on COVID-19 – August 31, 2020

Alberta update on COVID-19 – August 31, 2020

In Edmonton, Dr. Deena Hinshaw, Alberta’s chief medical officer of health, provides an update on the province’s response to the ongoing COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic. She is joined by Andre Corbould, the province’s deputy minister of education.