1. Vaccine hesitancy, rising R-value mean Alberta can't let up on pandemic fight, expert says  CBC.ca
  2. AHS to close 2 rapid-flow COVID-19 vaccine clinics by end of July  Global News
  3. Alberta reports 81 new cases of COVID-19, no new deaths  CBC.ca
  4. Alberta reports 81 new COVID-19 cases, no deaths  CTV Edmonton
  5. COVID-19 Update: 81 new cases | Shandro says more initiatives to increase vaccinations coming | City opens up in-person council, committee meetings  Calgary Herald
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A rising R-value for COVID-19 in Alberta coupled with a stubborn and country-leading rate of vaccine hesitancy are two signs that the province’s battle to beat back the pandemic still has hurdles to overcome, says a Calgary infectious diseases expert.A rising R-value for COVID-19 in Alberta coupled with a stubborn and country-leading rate of vaccine hesitancy are two signs that the province’s battle to beat back the pandemic still has hurdles to overcome, says a Calgary infectious diseases expert.

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Alberta has 649 active cases of COVID-19 after it added another 81 infections on Wednesday. Alberta has 649 active cases of COVID-19 after it added another 81 infections on Wednesday.

Alberta reports 81 new COVID-19 cases, no deaths | CTV News

There has been a slight increase in the number of active cases of COVID-19 in Alberta. There has been a slight increase in the number of active cases of COVID-19 in Alberta. 

Active COVID-19 count increases slightly as Alberta records 81 new cases Wednesday | Globalnews.ca

There has been a slight increase in the number of active cases of COVID-19 in Alberta. 

Active COVID-19 count increases slightly as Alberta records 81 new cases Wednesday | Globalnews.ca

Watch this page throughout the day for updates on COVID-19 in Calgary.

COVID-19 Live Updates: News on coronavirus in Calgary for July 21 | Calgary Herald

COVID-19 Update: 81 new cases | Shandro says more initiatives to increase vaccinations coming | City opens up in-person council, committee meetings | Calgary Herald

There were no new deaths from COVID-19 reported in the past 24 hours with the total remaining at 2,318. There were 81 new cases reported with the positivity rate remaining below one per cent. There are 649 active cases in Alberta, an increase of 43 in the past 24 hours. Hospitalizations dropped by one to 97 and ICU admissions remain unchanged at 27. Cochrane continues to hold at two active COVID-19 cases while Rocky View County added one for a total of eight cases. To date, 5,100,111 doses of vaccine have been administered with 74.9 per cent of the population having received one shot. The percentage of Albertans who are fully immunized with two shots is 60.7 per cent. Vaccinations in the province seem to be leveling off with pharmacies reporting more supply than demand. Alberta Health Services has announced that distribution sites would be switching to smaller community-based sites. The large rapid flow vaccination sites in Calgary and Edmonton will be closing by the end of July.

A slight uptick in active cases seen in Wednesday's COVID-19 numbers - CochraneNow: Cochrane, Alberta's latest news, sports, weather, community events.

The Edmonton Expo Centre location will close on July 29, while the Telus Convention Centre site in Calgary will close on July 30. The Edmonton Expo Centre location will close on July 29, while the Telus Convention Centre site in Calgary will close on July 30. 

AHS to close 2 rapid-flow COVID-19 vaccine clinics by end of July | Globalnews.ca

Alberta reported 81 new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday -- the new cases come following the completion of 6,479 tests.Alberta reported 81 new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday -- the new cases come following the completion of 6,479 tests.

Alberta identifies 81 new COVID-19 cases, active infections rise to 649 - 660 NEWS

Alberta Health Minister Tyler Shandro is confident in the province’s COVID-19 vaccination rate as first and second doses continue to decline.

Alberta health minister says more initiatives on the way to increase first and second doses of COVID-19 vaccine | Edmonton Journal

Alberta reports 81 new cases of COVID-19, hospitalizations declining | Edmonton Journal

Health Minister Tyler Shandro responded to the NDP’s demand for real-time tracking of bed closures in Alberta hospitals Wednesday by accusing the Opposition of…

Health minister shrugs off demand for real-time tracking of Alberta medical staff shortages | Edmonton Journal

Health minister shrugs off demand for real-time tracking of Alberta medical staff shortages | Edmonton Journal

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