Red Deer Advocate Staff

Alberta Chief Medical Officer of Health Dr. Deena Hinshaw during a COVID-19 update on Dec. 10, 2020. (Photo by Chris Schwarz/Government of Alberta)

1,300 new COVID-19 cases in Alberta

Eight per cent positivity rate

Alberta Chief Medical Officer of Health Dr. Deena Hinshaw during a COVID-19 update on Dec. 10, 2020. (Photo by Chris Schwarz/Government of Alberta)
This undated electron microscope image made available by the U.S. National Institutes of Health in February 2020 shows the Novel Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, yellow, emerging from the surface of cells, blue/pink, cultured in the lab. Also known as 2019-nCoV, the virus causes COVID-19. (Photo by the Canadian Press/AP-NIAID-RML via AP)

Grocery stores in central Alberta report COVID-19 cases

Red Deer and central Alberta stores

This undated electron microscope image made available by the U.S. National Institutes of Health in February 2020 shows the Novel Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, yellow, emerging from the surface of cells, blue/pink, cultured in the lab. Also known as 2019-nCoV, the virus causes COVID-19. (Photo by the Canadian Press/AP-NIAID-RML via AP)
A nurse gets a swab ready at a temporary COVID-19 test clinic in Montreal, on Friday, May 15, 2020. Health Canada has reversed course on home test kits for COVID-19, saying it will now review applications for such devices. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson

Gov’t of Alberta reports another 1,286 COVID-19 cases on Sunday

Alberta’s central zone has 1,508 active cases

A nurse gets a swab ready at a temporary COVID-19 test clinic in Montreal, on Friday, May 15, 2020. Health Canada has reversed course on home test kits for COVID-19, saying it will now review applications for such devices. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson
Alberta had 1,571 active COVID-19 cases on Tuesday. THE CANADIAN PRESS

Alberta’s central zone now has 1,101 active COVID-19 cases

Provincial death toll has risen by nine

Alberta had 1,571 active COVID-19 cases on Tuesday. THE CANADIAN PRESS
COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)

Alberta reports 1,731 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday

The province’s central zone has 992 active cases

COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)
A nurse gets a swab ready at a temporary COVID-19 test clinic in Montreal, on Friday, May 15, 2020. Health Canada has reversed course on home test kits for COVID-19, saying it will now review applications for such devices. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson

Alberta reports 1,336 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday

Central zone has 605 active cases

A nurse gets a swab ready at a temporary COVID-19 test clinic in Montreal, on Friday, May 15, 2020. Health Canada has reversed course on home test kits for COVID-19, saying it will now review applications for such devices. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson
COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)

COVID cases — including three in Red Deer schools — stand at 6,230, an all-time high

Red Deer Public Schools working with Alberta Health Services

COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)
The provincial government identified 153 new COVID-19 cases on Friday. (File photo by The Canadian Press)

Central zone down to 16 active COVID-19 cases

Alberta Health Services’ central zone is down to 16

The provincial government identified 153 new COVID-19 cases on Friday. (File photo by The Canadian Press)
Updated: Two central Alberta schools confirm COVID-19 cases

Updated: Two central Alberta schools confirm COVID-19 cases

Email sent to parents, guardians at Escuela Vista Grande on Friday

Updated: Two central Alberta schools confirm COVID-19 cases
File photo by ADVOCATE staff                                Rocky Mountain House RCMP say three people drowned at Crescent Falls on Tuesday.

Three people drown at Crescent Falls

Rocky Mountain House RCMP say the incident occurred Tuesday

File photo by ADVOCATE staff                                Rocky Mountain House RCMP say three people drowned at Crescent Falls on Tuesday.
School curriculum to focus on basics, says LaGrange

School curriculum to focus on basics, says LaGrange

Minister Adriana LaGrange, MLA for Red Deer South, said it will ‘unleash student potential’

School curriculum to focus on basics, says LaGrange
File photo by ADVOCATE staff                                Alberta Health Services says enhanced visitor restrictions will be put in place at the Red Deer Regional Hospital Centre due to a “COVID-19 outbreak impacting two units” and a rise in the demands for services due to the virus.

COVID-19 ‘outbreak impacting two units’ of Red Deer hospital: Alberta Health Services

Visitor restrictions at the Red Deer Regional Hospital to protect patients, staff and physicians

File photo by ADVOCATE staff                                Alberta Health Services says enhanced visitor restrictions will be put in place at the Red Deer Regional Hospital Centre due to a “COVID-19 outbreak impacting two units” and a rise in the demands for services due to the virus.
57 new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Alberta on Friday

57 new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Alberta on Friday

Central zone remains at three active cases

57 new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Alberta on Friday
38 more Albertans test positive for COVID-19 on Friday, Red Deer remains at one active case
38 more Albertans test positive for COVID-19 on Friday, Red Deer remains at one active case
48 new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Alberta

48 new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Alberta

Gov’t says there are 525 confirmed active cases

48 new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Alberta
The Government of Alberta confirmed 49 new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday. File photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS

Gov’t of Alberta confirms 49 new COVID-19 cases

Central zone remains at two active cases

The Government of Alberta confirmed 49 new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday. File photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS
37 new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Alberta

37 new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Alberta

Red Deer has one of two active cases in central zone

37 new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Alberta
40 new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Alberta

40 new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Alberta

Province’s central zone still has no active cases

40 new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Alberta
Alberta confirms 29 new COVID-19 cases

Alberta confirms 29 new COVID-19 cases

Of the total 6,955 confirmed cases, 652 are active

Alberta confirms 29 new COVID-19 cases
City of Red Deer down to one confirmed active case of COVID-19

City of Red Deer down to one confirmed active case of COVID-19

18 new cases were confirmed across the province Saturday

City of Red Deer down to one confirmed active case of COVID-19