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ICYMI: Alberta will move into stage three of its reopening plan after reaching the vaccination threshold needed to jump ahead.

Calgary is still marking Neighbour Day this year, but the city is encouraging people to engage with family, friends and neighbours safely.

Data suggests just over 20% of eligible Canadians are now fully vaccinated, and 75% have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine.

Several Black and Indigenous families whose loved ones have been harmed and killed by police came together in Ottawa to mark Juneteenth.

Canadian director Denis Villeneuve will debut his highly anticipated sci-fi feature “Dune” at the Venice Film Festival in September.

City administration has recommended that the temporary face covering bylaw be lifted July 31.

Alberta is reporting 127 new cases of COVID-19 and 116 new variant cases. There are 221 people in hospital, with 49 of those in intensive care.

WATCH: Are you still nervous about mixing and matching #COVID19  vaccines? @henna_citynews  talks to @SmellzMom , a recipient of two different shots, and Dr. abo @noelgibneyt  the health impact. AB #COVID19AB 

Juneteenth commemorates the end of slavery in the U.S., and an event held in Calgary wanted to join the celebration. @TaylorBBraat  spoke to organizers who say there is much to be done before truly celebrating. #yyc  #juneteenth2021 


Twenty-three kids in Alberta have been hospitalized with MIS-C, a serious condition linked to COVID-19 that can result in organ failure. @JoJo_VixK  learns about the symptoms and consequences of the inflammatory syndrome from . @tehs1  #COVID19AB  #MedTwitter 

UPDATED: In a near-unanimous vote, Calgary City Council votes to end conversion therapy. #yyc  #yyccc 

ICYMI: An outbreak of the Delta COVID-19 variant at Calgary’s Foothills Medical Centre, where fully vaccinated people tested positive, is raising concerns about vaccine efficacy.

JUST IN: Mining company Teck Coal has been fined $60 million for contaminating waterways in southern British Columbia.

In the pursuit of youths who stole candy and ice cream from an Ogden convenience store, Calgary Police officers detained an innocent Black boy at a playground.

Alberta is one of the few provinces where voters think the current premier is doing a worse job during the pandemic than his predecessor would.

Nine days from premier’s last appearance, the hashtag #WhereIsKenney  topped the Twitter trends at various times throughout the day.

A committee that is supposed to consult Albertans on coal development in the Rocky Mountains won’t be able to ask questions about water or land use.

'Anne with an E' fans use billboards in campaign to revive cancelled show #Netflix  #TV  #ent  #Anne 

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