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Vehicle access now banned at Alberta provincial parks and recreation areas

Vehicle access now banned at Alberta provincial parks and recreation areas

One day at a time

One day at a time

OkotoksToday and Western Wheel reporter Krista Conrad's daily update on working from home and raising five kids suddenly out of school amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.
Defence chief puts Canadian military on COVID-19 war footing

Defence chief puts Canadian military on COVID-19 war footing

Alberta renters can’t be evicted before May 1 for non-payment

Alberta renters can’t be evicted before May 1 for non-payment

Rent is not allowed to increase while Alberta’s state of emergency remains in effect and effective April 1 late fees cannot be applied to late rent payments for the next three months.
Alberta closing non-essential businesses; gatherings restricted to 15 people

Alberta closing non-essential businesses; gatherings restricted to 15 people

"Grocery stores, pharmacies, delivery services and other essential businesses will continue to provide Albertans with the goods and services they need, and we’ll look to Alberta’s business leaders to find innovate ways to continue remote operations and protect jobs."
B.C. measures appear to have slowed the increase in COVID-19: health officer

B.C. measures appear to have slowed the increase in COVID-19: health officer

Collision on Dump Road and 434 Avenue

Collision on Dump Road and 434 Avenue

STARS Air Ambulance was called in for an airlift after a two-vehicle collision on HWY 783 on March 27.
Black Diamond offering relief on utility bill payments

Black Diamond offering relief on utility bill payments

The Town is giving struggling homeowners up to Sept. 15 to pay their January to June utility bills.
Black Diamond declares state of local emergency

Black Diamond declares state of local emergency

The declaration was made to further support provincial efforts to contain the spread of the virus and bring more people into the Emergency Co-ordination Centre to plan for the future.
Financial-aid requests won't be hindered by Service Canada closures: Trudeau

Financial-aid requests won't be hindered by Service Canada closures: Trudeau