Letters to the editor
This evening [May 27], the Board of Trustees, Sturgeon Public Schools, approved the 2020 / 2021 Budget. Although the Board was able to protect class sizes for students in Kindergarten to Grade Three, reductions to programming and staffing across every school and department will result. Our Early Childhood Programs will also experience significant cuts. […]
COVID-19 has exacerbated fears that as cash changes hands, it becomes a transporter of germs and viruses. But is cash really any worse than your debit or credit card? LendEDU, a company that helps consumers learn about financial products, used a scientific device that tests for bacteria on a given surface to examine just how dirty credit/debit cards and cash really are. […]
Thank you for your continued support for our parish and community needs. We want to stay connected during these difficult times. Since we are unable to continue meeting as a congregation, weekly messages will occur on the St. Jean Baptiste website […]
As approved at the February 25, 2020 Regular Meeting of Council, the 100 Street improvements are set to begin on May 18. These improvements will see the construction of both north and southbound lanes on 100 Street from 90 Avenue to the railway tracks. […]
The Nurse Practitioners Association of Alberta (NPAA) is pleased with the provincial government’s recent amendments to the Operations and General Regulations of the Nursing Homecare Act (NHA). Nurse practitioners (NPs) have been given the ability to work as the primary care providers in nursing homes, assessing residents, prescribing medication as well as offering follow-up care and are working to ensure they changes remain permanent.