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COVID-19

New health restrictions go into effect

Posted on December 10, 2020

By Nikki Jamieson Westwind Weekly News Effective immediately, all social gatherings are banned and masks are mandatory as the province moves to flatten the curve.… Read More »

Public safety remains priority in pandemic; Hunter

Posted on December 3, 2020

Justin Seward Southern Alberta Newspapers Alberta Premier Jason Kenney declared the province's second state of public health emergency on Nov. 24 due the significant uptick… Read More »

Kenney announces new pandemic restrictions, stops short of provincial lockdown

Posted on November 26, 2020

By Ian Croft Southern Alberta Newspapers Alberta's government is declaring a state of public health emergency and putting aggressive measures in place to protect the… Read More »

Stop the spread of COVID by taking personal responsibility

Posted on November 19, 2020

After weeks of soaring COVID-19 cases, the province was left with little choice when last Thursday when it announced new restrictions for several jurisdictions in… Read More »

Spike in COVID-19 infection impacting region

Posted on November 19, 2020

By Nikki Jamieson Westwind Weekly News With more than 10,000 active cases across the province, Albertans are being urged to take public health measures more… Read More »

Westwind standing strong in pandemic

Posted on October 30, 2020

There is an old Japanese proverb, "Nana korobi, ya oki," which means "Fall down seven times, stand up eight." In my mind, this proverb can… Read More »

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