STARS announces winners of 2020 Alberta lottery

CALGARY, AB, April 3, 2020 – Some lucky Albertans received a congratulatory call yesterday informing them they had a grand prize-winning ticket in the 2020 STARS lottery.

The draws were held in Calgary and witnessed by STARS and Alberta Gaming, Liquor and Cannabis officials in accordance with provincial regulations.

“When STARS flies, you know it’s for the worst of the worst,” said Sheldon Mudry, winner of the Edmonton show home. Mudry said he purchases STARS lotter

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A Statement from Deputy Commissioner Curtis Zablocki, Commanding Officer of the Alberta RCMP

The global COVID-19 pandemic has changed our day-to-day lives and challenged society in ways we haven’t experience in decades. What hasn’t changed is the fact Albertans can count on the RCMP every day, including during times of public health emergencies. Their provincial police force is fully operational, responsive and committed to the safety and security of the province.

Over the past few weeks, we have seen significant developments in terms of how our federal and provincial gover

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Prime Minister announces support for food banks and local food organizations

Food banks and local food organizations provide help to Canadians across the country, particularly people and communities most vulnerable to economic uncertainty. These organizations are facing an increased demand for their services, and added pressure from shortages in donations and volunteers. Now more than ever, they need our support to continue offering the services Canadians rely on to feel safe and healthy.

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced an investment of $100 million

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COVID-19 pandemic in Alberta (April 1)


Since March 31, an additional 117 cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Alberta, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 871. There have been two additional deaths.

Latest updates

Cases have been identified in all zones across the province:

  • 527 cases in the Calgary zone
  • 219 cases in the Edmonton zone
  • 57 cases in the Central zone
  • 51 cases in the North zone
  • 12 cases in the South zone
  • Five cases in zones yet to be confirmed
  • Of these cases, there are currently 29 people in

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