COVID-19 News

Regional COVID-19 Updates

MD Administration Offices Set to Reopen to the Public

The MD Administration Office will reopen to the public on Monday, June 14. New business hours are from 8:15am to 4:30pm.

Alberta Entered Stage 2 of Open for Summer Plan on June 10

Beginning June 10, Stage 2 of the Open for Summer Plan took effect, two weeks after 60 per cent of Albertans age 12-plus received at least one dose of vaccine and with COVID-19 hospitalizations well below 500 and still falling.

Get Vaccinated. It’s Easy and Safe.

All Albertans 12 and older are now eligible to get vaccinated.

Practice Healthy Movement Behaviours in the COVID-19 era

Getting some time outdoors every day if you can, is important to combat feelings of depression and anxiety that may come with self-isolation.

Mental Health is Key to our Well-Being

Good mental health isn’t about avoiding problems or trying to achieve a ‘perfect’ life. It’s about living well and feeling capable despite challenges.

Feeling Sick? Important COVID-19 Protocol Reminder From the MD

If you have symptoms or known exposure to COVID-19, you must stay home and book your test online or call Health Link 811.

Let’s revisit the symptoms of COVID-19

Symptoms of COVID-19 can vary from person to person, and may take up to 14 days to appear after exposure to COVID-19.

Virtual Mental Health and Addiction Counselling Available

Slave Lake Addiction and Mental Health Services is continuing to provide counselling sessions through Zoom; an online and user-friendly communications tool for video conferencing—or by phone—Monday to Friday from 8:00am to 4:30pm.

Community Pick-up Points Established for Leader

Due to changing conditions in the newspaper industry, it is no longer feasible for the Lakeside Leader to support mail-out subscriptions of its weekly newspaper.

Safeguards implemented at Family Care Clinic

To help minimize the risk of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) infection to community residents and staff, changes are being implemented at the Slave Lake Family Care Clinic. As of March 23, 2020, the clinic will be open Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm, until further notice. Physical distancing in the waiting area must be observed.

Service Changes at Ag Info-Centre

Until further noticem the the Ag-Info Centre will no longer offer crop, livestock, or other one-to-one specialist services.

Welcome to Lesser Slave River

Just a few hours due north of Edmonton lies the remarkable region of Lesser Slave River. From breathtaking expanses of boreal forest and unspoiled natural wonders to a thriving economy and genuine work/life balance, opportunities abound.

Here you'll discover a place of rugged beauty. A place of real people. A place you'll never want to leave.

Reeve Murray Kerik
Municipal District of Lesser Slave River no. 124