An introduction to a local NHL draft prospect Ethan Edwards

Ethan Edwards, who lives in St. Albert, had an outstanding rookie season with the Spruce Grove Saints. Despite the AJHL season being cut short because of the pandemic, Edwards moved up in the NHL Central Scouting rankings. Quinn Phillips has…

Edmonton company helps to supply PPE to the world through COVID-19

In an office building in south Edmonton, the spread of COVID-19 around the world is being monitored closely. “Through COVID, we have ramped up our production to unprecedented levels,” David Welsh, president and CEO of PRI·MED Medical Products, said. Welsh…

3 deaths now linked to COVID-19 outbreak at Edmonton’s Misericordia Hospital

One more person has died amid a COVID-19 outbreak at Edmonton’s Misericordia Community Hospital. Covenant Health — the organization that runs the hospital — confirmed the third death linked to the outbreak on Tuesday. Alberta Health confirmed the patient was…

Alberta confirms 47 additional cases of COVID-19, 2 more deaths

There were another 47 cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Alberta on Tuesday. That brings the total number of confirmed cases in the province to 8,436 since the middle of March. Two additional deaths have also been added to the online…

Misericordia Hospital admitting fewer patients due to COVID-19 outbreak

The Misericordia Community Hospital is tightening restrictions as COVID-19 cases continue to increase at the Edmonton facility. As Breanna Karstens-Smith explains, the hospital is closed to new admissions and to transfers of surgical and medicine patients.

130 new COVID-19 cases in Alberta since Friday

Since the last provincial update on Friday, the province has confirmed an additional 130 new cases of COVID-19 across the province. On July 3, there were 29 new cases, 52 new cases were confirmed for July 4 and 49 cases…

Global oil demand rebounds from COVID-19 pandemic’s lows, prompts price spike forecasts

Oil analysts say a rebound in the world’s hunger for oil has already started after demand destruction caused by the COVID-19 pandemic fell far short of what many experts had expected. Amrita Sen, co-founder and director of research for international…