Mayor Don Iveson frustrated over province's lack of action on COVID-19, only 72% of city staff vaccinated, and Edmonton post-secondaries forced to cancel classes for remainder of week.
Sept. 17, 2021
City signs MOU with Kehewin Cree Nation for urban reserve development, city and EPS will observe Truth and Reconciliation Day, and Edmonton Catholic Schools take contact tracing into their own hands.
Sept. 16, 2021
Edmonton doctors plead with unvaccinated in open letter, student unions welcome mandatory vaccinations, and shortage of yellow school bus drivers causes delays.
Sept. 15, 2021
Mayor and Premier condemn hospital protests, all day surgeries cancelled in Edmonton zone, and four Edmonton post-secondaries impose mandatory vaccinations.
Sept. 14, 2021
City amends mask bylaw to include religious gatherings, Afghan refugees arrive in Edmonton, and Enoch Cree Nation hosts fire pit for unmarked gravesite
Sept. 13, 2021
Edmonton doctors tackle opioid poisoning crisis, Leduc mayor says she never agreed to sign letter, and AHS prepares to open a field hospital in Edmonton.
Sept. 10, 2021
City manager could grant mask exemptions, mayoral candidates support proof of vaccination, and dozens rally downtown for climate change action.
Sept. 9, 2021
Edmonton-area mayors call for vaccine passports, NDP-affiliated group sought to influence municipal election, and EPSB pushes for return of contact tracing.
Sept. 8, 2021
Scramble crosswalks cause delays in Old Strathcona, Edmonton Public Schools consider changing school name, and province introduces new temporary health measures.
Sept. 7, 2021