Sports

Australia set to deport unvaccinated Djokovic

Novak Djokovic (TASS) SYDNEY (TASS/PNA) – The Federal Court of Australia rejected on Sunday the appeal of Serbian tennis player Novak Djokovic, who challenged the decision of the Australian authorities to revoke his visa and deport him from the country, Federal Court Chief Justice James Allsop said at the court hearing. In accordance with the court’s decision, … Continue reading

Alberta

Vaccine mandate for truckers: Minister Sawhney

News Release Vaccine mandate for truckers: Minister Sawhney Minister of Transportation Rajan Sawhney issued the following statement on the federal vaccine mandate for truckers: “Alberta’s transportation network is a vital part of our economy and it is what connects our communities. Even before the COVID-19 pandemic, the movement of goods, services and people supported and … Continue reading

‘Today, we have learned of some staggering COVID-19 numbers and little else’ — NDP Deputy Leader Sarah Hoffman
Alberta / covid 19

‘Today, we have learned of some staggering COVID-19 numbers and little else’ — NDP Deputy Leader Sarah Hoffman

  Media Statement NDP Deputy Leader Sarah Hoffman issued the following statement following today’s Alberta public health update:    “Today, we have learned of some staggering COVID-19 numbers and little else.    “The premier failed to share projections or modelling of where we’re going and how many of us will get sick with COVID along … Continue reading

Sports

LA Lakers star LeBron tests positive for Covid-19

ISTANBUL (PNA/Anadolu) – Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James has entered NBA health and safety protocols after testing positive for coronavirus, the US basketball league announced on Tuesday. “The Lakers learned of James’ situation Tuesday morning, coach Frank Vogel said, and arranged for transportation to take him back to Los Angeles from Sacramento,” where the team … Continue reading

Alberta receives 5,000 doses of Janssen vaccine
Alberta / covid 19

Alberta receives 5,000 doses of Janssen vaccine

News Release Alberta receives 5,000 doses of Janssen vaccine Albertans aged 18 and older now have an additional COVID-19 vaccine option. Starting Nov. 12, Albertans 18 years and older can book appointments to receive the Janssen (Johnson & Johnson) COVID-19 vaccine by calling 811. Due to limited supply, the Janssen vaccine will only be administered … Continue reading

Proof of vaccination to require QR code on Nov. 15
Alberta / covid 19

Proof of vaccination to require QR code on Nov. 15

News Release Proof of vaccination to require QR code on Nov. 15 Alberta’s vaccine record with a QR code is more secure and will soon be required to access venues implementing the Restrictions Exemption Program (REP). Previous Alberta immunization records without a QR code, including ones from vaccine providers and those saved from MyHealth Records, … Continue reading

City facilities to follow restriction exemption program
covid 19 / Edmonton

City facilities to follow restriction exemption program

News Release City facilities to follow restriction exemption program Edmontonians may have greater peace of mind when participating in or accessing City of Edmonton programs and services after the City decided today to adopt the Government of Alberta’s restriction exemption program.  Starting Monday, anyone using a public City facility or service will be required to show … Continue reading