Pregnant health-care workers in Alberta face a dilemma between getting the COVID-19 vaccine or continuing to risk exposure to the virus and more severe possible outcomes.
Within minutes of its 8 a.m. opening Wednesday, the Alberta system allowing seniors to book for the COVID-19 vaccine had crashed. By noon, a trio of Edmonton brothers had figured out the problem and posted a solution to help others sidestep the glitch.
Sectors that rely on government funding, like post-secondary institutions, are awaiting Alberta's new budget on Thursday with trepidation.
Alberta voters will have a chance to try and recall their MLAs, municipal representatives or school board trustees before the next provincial election, should new legislation pass this spring, the government says.