Stony Plain couple’s food truck serves NHL stars inside bubble

You can count some of the biggest names in hockey as frequent customers of a Stony Plain couple’s food truck. Brianne and Charles Roberge are the owners of the gluten-free and vegan based food truck Guilt Free Eats. It’s currently…

Mixed reaction to Edmonton’s mandatory mask bylaw on Day 1

Edmonton’s mandatory face mask bylaw took effect Saturday. The bylaw is meant to help lower the spread of COVID-19 and it’s a change many are adjusting to. The crowd inside Kelly’s Pub in downtown Edmonton was thrilled to once again…

Crackdown on ‘Alaska-loophole’ welcomed by Alberta border community

The Canadian government is tightening borders in response to concerns raised about Americans using an “Alaska-loophole” to gain access, claiming they are on their way to the northern state. Officials from many of Alberta’s national parks have reported seeing such…

COVID-19: Albertans share stories, reflections on unique moment in history

A project at the University of Alberta is collecting your stories and experiences during the COVID-19 pandemic. Stories of the Pandemic acts as an open-source archive where Albertans can submit poetry, music, visual art, journal entries and other mediums that reflect…

Coronavirus: 7 more B.C. flights added to growing list of possible exposure

Seven more B.C. flights have been added to a growing list of possible exposure to the novel coronavirus. Anyone on the following flights should monitor for symptoms of COVID-19. Anyone on international flights is required to self-isolate and monitor for…

NHL teams arrive in Canadian bubbles of Toronto, Edmonton ahead of league restart

NHL players have been eager to find out what life will be like inside the bubble. They got a first taste Sunday. The 24 teams — each with a 52-person travelling party — set to participate in the league’s restart…

Coronavirus: Should masks be mandatory? Alberta doctors, Hinshaw weigh in

As Phase 2 of Alberta’s relaunch continues, some Edmonton physicians are calling on the government to make face masks mandatory. Dr. Michael Sawyer, a medical oncologist, believes it’s time for masks to become the norm when people are out in…

On the same page: Navigating social situations during COVID-19

During the COVID-19 pandemic, everyone is trying to do the “right” thing. But, that can mean something different to everyone. As province’s continue to relaunch, questions about daily activities go beyond public health orders and become more personal. Whether it’s…

ICU doctor sends stark reminder about COVID-19 with tweet showing Alberta ventilators

As the province continues to open up and ease COVID-19 restrictions, ICU doctors in Alberta are cautioning people to remain vigilant. Dr. Darren Markland, an intensive care physician and nephrologist at the Royal Alex, wanted to visually remind people of…