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133 new COVID-19 cases reported Wednesday

Central zone sees 19 new cases in past 24 hours

  • Jul 29, 2020

COVID-19: Alberta confirms 80 cases Tuesday

Cases in some central Alberta communities up

Extreme heat warning in place for Sylvan Lake area

Rimbey, Eckville, Sylvan Lake and surrounding communities will see temperatures reach around 30C

111 new cases of COVID-19 in Alberta on Friday

Central zone sees increase of six cases

  • Jul 24, 2020

Rimbey recreation facilities back open after pandemic hiatus

Pool, fitness centre, community centre open under AHS guidelines

WCPS, MLA Ron Orr discuss Scenario 1 reopening

Schools will operate at near-normal levels come fall

Rimbey RCMP respond to 42 calls for service

Files include: one assault investigation, one theft of motor vehicle and one break and enter report

Active COVID-19 cases nearly doubled since July 9

114 new cases Thursday, 1,293 active cases across Alberta

  • Jul 23, 2020

COVID-19 cases continue to rise in central zone

153 active cases in the zone, 133 new active cases across the province

  • Jul 22, 2020

Province announces students will return to in-class this fall

There will be no limits on class sizes, the Province said in its announcement Tuesday afternoon

Alberta confirms 368 COVID-19 cases Monday: 11 active in Red Deer, 131 in central zone

Province has confirmed three more deaths, bringing the total to 170

Feature film by Sylvan Lake author, director delayed by pandemic

A feature film inspired by Shelley Brzak’s second novel was set to begin filming this summer in town

Red Deer gets new addiction recovery community

First of five to be built in the province

  • Jul 18, 2020

Central zone up to 92 active COVID-19 cases Friday

105 new active cases of COVID-19 in the last 24 hours

  • Jul 17, 2020

WATCH: Hwy 11 being twinned between Sylvan Lake and Rocky Mountain House

Sectional phased construction for the project is set to begin next year, says Premier Kenney

Rimbey RCMP respond to 69 calls for service

Files include: 4 thefts of motor vehicles, 3 trespassing complaints, 1 break and enter investigation

Alberta hits highest one-day COVID-19 case total since May 2

120 new cases across the province, 14 new cases in central zone

  • Jul 16, 2020