AHS notifies public of improper dental sterilization practices at two Calgary businesses

Monday, September 16, 2019

AHS has not confirmed any cases of illness associated with inadequate sterilization processes at these practices at this time.... Read more

Blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom advisory issued for Steele Lake

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

A blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom has been identified in areas of Steele Lake.... Read more

Confirmed hepatitis A case in food handler prompts public alert

Monday, September 9, 2019

Alberta Health Services (AHS) has confirmed a case of hepatitis A in an individual who participated in preparing food at London Local restaurant locat... Read more

Water quality advisory lifted for Zeiner Campground beach area of Pigeon Lake

Friday, August 30, 2019

Effective immediately, AHS has lifted the water quality advisory that was issued August 9, 2019 for the water of Zeiner Campground beach area of Pigeo... Read more

Water quality advisory lifted for the Sunset Point Camp Beach area of Lac Ste. Anne

Friday, August 30, 2019

AHS has lifted the water quality advisory that was issued July 19, 2019, for the Sunset Point Camp Beach area of Lac Ste. Anne, located within the Nor... Read more

Blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom advisory issued for Sturgeon Lake

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

A blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom has been identified in areas of Sturgeon Lake... Read more

Blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom advisory issued for Clear Lake

Friday, August 16, 2019

A blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom has been identified in areas of Clear Lake... Read more

Blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom advisory issued for Twin Valley Reservoir

Friday, August 16, 2019

A blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom has been identified in areas of Twin Valley Reservoir... Read more

Blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom advisory issued for Jack Fish Lake

Friday, August 16, 2019

A blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom has been identified in areas of Jack Fish Lake... Read more

Blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom advisory issued for Wabamun Lake

Friday, August 16, 2019

A blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom has been identified in areas of Wabamun Lake... Read more

Blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom advisory issued for Floatingstone Lake

Tuesday, August 13, 2019

A blue-green algae bloom has been identified in areas of Floatingstone Lake... Read more

Blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom advisory issued for Wapasu Lake

Thursday, August 8, 2019

COLD LAKE – A blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom has been identified in areas of Wapasu Lake.... Read more

Blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom advisory issued for Cold Lake

Friday, August 2, 2019

COLD LAKE – A blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom has been identified in areas of Cold Lake. ... Read more

Blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom advisory issued for Chatwin Lake

Thursday, August 1, 2019

A blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom has been identified in areas of Chatwin Lake... Read more

Blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom advisory issued for Moose Lake

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

A blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom has been identified in areas of Moose Lake... Read more

Water quality advisory issued for the Sir Winston Churchill Provincial Park Campers Beach area of Lac La Biche

Friday, July 26, 2019

Due to elevated levels of fecal bacteria currently present in the water in the Sir Winston Churchill Provincial Park Campers Beach area of Lac La Bich... Read more

Blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom advisory issued for Shining Bank Lake

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

A blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom has been identified in areas of Shining Bank Lake... Read more

Blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom advisory issued for Bangs Lake

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

A blue-green algae bloom has been identified in areas of Bangs Lake... Read more

Blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom advisory issued for Bear Lake

Monday, July 22, 2019

A blue-green algae bloom has been identified in areas of Bear Lake... Read more

Water quality advisory issued for the Kacikewin Campground Beach area of Lac Ste. Anne

Sunday, July 21, 2019

ONOWAY – Due to elevated levels of fecal bacteria currently present in the water in the Kacikewin Campground Beach area of Lac Ste. Anne, located with... Read more

Water quality advisory issued for the Golden Sands area of Lac La Biche Lake

Friday, July 19, 2019

LAC LA BICHE – Due to elevated levels of fecal bacteria currently present in the water in the Golden Sands area of Lac La Biche Lake, located within t... Read more

Water quality advisory issued for the McArthur Beach area of Lac La Biche Lake

Friday, July 19, 2019

LAC LA BICHE – Due to elevated levels of fecal bacteria currently present in the water in the McArthur Beach area of Lac La Biche Lake, located within... Read more

Blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom advisory issued for Buck Lake

Friday, July 19, 2019

DRAYTON VALLEY – A blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom has been identified in areas of Buck Lake. ... Read more

Blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom advisory issued for Islet Lake

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

TOFIELD – A blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom has been identified in areas of Islet Lake. ... Read more

Blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom advisory issued for Wadlin Lake

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

A blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom has been identified in areas of Wadlin Lake... Read more

Water quality advisory issued for the Kinosoo Beach area of Cold Lake

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

COLD LAKE – Due to elevated levels of fecal bacteria currently present in the water in the Kinosoo Beach area of Cold Lake, located within the North Z... Read more

Confirmed hepatitis A case in food handler prompts public alert

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

AIRDRIE – Alberta Health Services (AHS) has confirmed a case of hepatitis A in an individual who prepared food at Zenbu Japanese Restaurant while infe... Read more

Blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom advisory issued for Lac La Biche Lake

Tuesday, July 9, 2019

A blue-green algae bloom has been identified in areas of Lac La Biche Lake... Read more

Blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom advisory issued for Lac Ste. Anne

Friday, July 5, 2019

Blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom advisory issued for Lac Ste. Anne... Read more

Water quality advisory issued for the McGrane Beach area of Lac La Biche Lake

Friday, July 5, 2019

Water quality advisory issued for the McGrane Beach area of Lac La Biche Lake... Read more

Confirmed hepatitis A case in food handler prompts public alert

Monday, June 17, 2019

Confirmed a case of hepatitis A in an individual who participated in preparing food at Thang Long Vietnamese Cuisine... Read more

Contaminated water advisory remains in place for Elbow River (within the city of Calgary)

Friday, June 14, 2019

AHS issuing a reminder to the public not to swim or wade in the Elbow River at or between the above sites... Read more

Blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom advisory lifted for Minnie Lake

Friday, June 14, 2019

Effective immediately AHS has lifted the blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom advisory that was issued for Minnie Lake on April 18, 2019... Read more

Boil Water Advisory lifted for Town of Bentley

Monday, May 27, 2019

Effective immediately, Alberta Health Services (AHS) has lifted the boil water advisory for the Town of Bentley.... Read more

Air Quality Advisories for North Zone

Monday, June 3, 2019

Special air quality statements.... Read more

Update: Additional potential exposure locations identified for confirmed case of measles in Edmonton Zone

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

EDMONTON – In followup to Monday’s health advisory, Alberta Health Services (AHS) has identified additional public settings in the Edmonton Zone where... Read more

Boil Water Advisory lifted for Village of Barons

Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Alberta Health Services has confirmed that satisfactory water quality has been restored in the Village of Barons... Read more

Illegal home-based tattoo operation; follow-up testing recommended

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

RED DEER – Alberta Health Services (AHS) is advising all individuals who received tattoo services at the residential 'Tattoos by Aimee and Jenny' oper... Read more

AHS notifying individuals of potential tuberculosis exposure

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Alberta Health Services (AHS) has today issued notification letters to 150 individuals indicating that they or their child may have been exposed to a ... Read more

Confirmed case of measles prompts public alert to potential exposures

Saturday, March 30, 2019

CALGARY – Alberta Health Services (AHS) has confirmed that an individual with lab-confirmed measles has been in public settings in Calgary while infec... Read more

Unsanitary home-based tattoo operation ordered to close followup testing recommended

Friday, March 29, 2019

AHS is advising all individuals who received tattoo services at Hornets Nest Tattoo to be tested for viruses that can be spread through unsanitary tat... Read more

Confirmed case of measles prompts public alert to potential exposures

Thursday, March 14, 2019

AHS has confirmed that an individual with lab-confirmed measles has been in public settings in Cochrane and Calgary while infectious... Read more

Confirmed case of measles prompts public alert to potential exposures

Sunday, February 24, 2019

EDMONTON - The Public Health Agency of Canada has advised Alberta Health Services (AHS) that an individual with lab-confirmed measles visited Leduc, w... Read more

Syphilis and gonorrhea on the rise in the South Zone

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

SOUTH ZONE – Alberta Health Services (AHS) is concerned about an apparent spike in syphilis and gonorrhea in the South Zone, prompting a reminder of t... Read more