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March 13, 2020 4:12 PM

Coronavirus Information Updates

News and Updates from The Town of Slave Lake about COVID-19.

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July 2, 2020 4:31 PM

Update July 2nd, 2020 4:30 PM ---

The Slave Lake Region still has zero active cases of COVID-19. Provincially the number of cases has climbed to 8,202. To date there have been 155 deaths in relation to COVID-19, Town Council and Administration extend our condolences to the families of those who have lost their life to COVID-19.

Our Staff have been hard at work preparing the MRC to reopen. We are pleased to announced that the Multi-Rec Centre is tentatively scheduled to reopen on Monday July 13th with new health and safety guidelines. The MRC will be open Monday to Friday from 12:00 PM to 8:00 PM, and will be closed Saturday and Sundays.

While the Slave Lake Region has not seen an active case of COVID-19 since May, the Town of Slave Lake wishes to remind all residents to maintain social distancing where appropriate, continue to wash your hands for at least 20 seconds and stay home if you are not feeling well.

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June 22, 2020 4:16 PM

Update June 22nd, 2020 4:30 PM ---

The Slave Lake Region still has zero active cases of COVID-19. Provincially the number of cases has climbed to 7,736. To date there have been 153 deaths in relation to COVID-19, Town Council and Administration extend our condolences to the families of those who have lost their life to COVID-19.

On June 12, 2020, the Province of Alberta entered Phase 2, of the Alberta Relaunch Strategy. Our staff are actively reviewing the provincial guidelines and working toward dates when our facilities (such as the Multi-Recreation Centre and Northern Lights Aquatic Centre) can re-open within the requirements. We will make further announcements specific to facility, as the plans are formulated.


While we have entered into Phase II of the relaunch strategy, the Town of Slave Lake wishes to remind all residents to maintain social distancing, washing your hands for at least 20 seconds and stay home if you are not feeling well.

After announcement from the Federal Government, we have learned that CERB is being extended by eight weeks.

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June 18, 2020 9:02 AM

Update June 15th, 2020 4:00 PM ---

The Slave Lake Region still has zero active cases of COVID-19. Provincially the number of cases has climbed to 7,453. To date there have been 151 deaths in relation to COVID-19, Town Council and Administration extend our condolences to the families of those who have lost their life to COVID-19.

The Government of Canada announced today that the government is working on an extension of CERB benefits. The details for this extension are expected to be announced later this week.