- Advertisement -
Tuesday, August 3, 2021
- Advertisement -

UPDATE: Positive COVID-19 cases confirmed at three Lethbridge schools

- Advertisement -

The Lethbridge School Division says it was recently notified, by Alberta Health Services, of a positive COVID-19 case at Victoria Park High School, Fleetwood-Bawden Elementary School and Ecole Agnes Davidson.

In a written letter to parents and guardians, the district says Public Health is working with the schools to ensure accurate and timely contact tracing.

Close contacts will be called by AHS and instructed to quarantine for 14 days while the schools have been given recommendations on cleaning measures and control measures to reduce the risk of further transmission.

At this point, the school division says classes will resume after the fall break on October 19th as scheduled.

- Advertisement -
Tina Karst

A Lethbridge College alumnus, Tina moved back to the community two years after convocation, in September 2007, to become a member of the CJOC News Team. She started as a weekend reporter/anchor and now serves as Associate News Director. When Tina’s not tracking down local news, she’s either busy at home with Jordan and their two kids or creating custom macrame pieces for a growing list of clients.

- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -

Lethbridge News

Extreme heat breaks 107 year old record in Lethbridge

LETHBRIDGE, AB - July was one for the weather record books across southern Alberta and the last day of the month was a doozy...

“Left an incredible legacy”: Cor Van Raay passes away at 85

LETHBRIDGE, AB - Southern Alberta's celebrated cattle and grain farmer, entrepreneur and generous philanthropist, Cor Van Raay, has died at the age of 85. An...

Lethbridge College’s Coulee Fest set to return in September

LETHBRIDGE, AB - Lethbridge College's free festival is returning in September after a one-year, COVID-19-related absence. The fourth annual Coulee Fest will once again feature...

Delta-driven COVID-19 resurgence possible in Fall, Dr. Tam

Canada may be heading towards a Delta-driven fourth wave of COVID-19.  Chief Public Health Officer Dr. Theresa Tam gave the latest projections today (Friday), which...

Fire crews quick to control blaze at downtown Lethbridge restaurant

LETHBRIDGE, AB - A fire at Two Guys and a Pizza Place early Friday morning (July 30) is under investigation. Crews from four fire stations...
- Advertisement -