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Alberta premier Jason Kenney announced that Red Deer and other rural locations would soon be getting doses of the COVID-19 vaccine. (photography by Paul Taillon/Office of the Premier)

POLL: Do you agree with Alberta’s decision to extend COVID-19 restrictions until Jan. 21?

Do you agree with Alberta’s decision to extend COVID-19 restrictions until Jan.…

Red Deer Public Schools says that in the absence of additional funds from the provincial government, there was no consideration of using alternate classroom sites in the district. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

POLL: Do you agree with the decision to resume in-person learning at Alberta schools?

Do you agree with the decision to resume in-person learning at Alberta…

Jason Stephan (File photo by Advocate staff)

Poll: What do you think of Alberta politicians’ decision to travel over the holidays?

What do you think of Alberta politicians' decision to travel over the…

Jason Stephan (File photo by Advocate staff)
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Vernon-based Teens Count Too is continuing its partnership with radio station Pure Country 105.7 (formerly SUN-FM) to make sure teenagers are remembered at Christmas. (Pixabay)

Poll: Did you spend Christmas with just your household this year?

Did you spend Christmas with just your household this year?

Vernon-based Teens Count Too is continuing its partnership with radio station Pure Country 105.7 (formerly SUN-FM) to make sure teenagers are remembered at Christmas. (Pixabay)
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Alice Kolisnyk, deputy director of the Red Deer Food Bank, says the agency expects an increase in demand as the COVID-19 pandemic continues. (Photo by BYRON HACKETT/Advocate Staff)

Poll: Have you or do you plan to donate this holiday season?

Have you or do you plan to donate this holiday season?

Alice Kolisnyk, deputy director of the Red Deer Food Bank, says the agency expects an increase in demand as the COVID-19 pandemic continues. (Photo by BYRON HACKETT/Advocate Staff)
Although B.C. has not made masks mandatory in public indoor spaces, some business owners are requiring all customers to wear them before entering their store. (Ashley Wadhwani/Black Press Media)

Poll: Do the new Alberta restrictions go far enough?

Do the new provincial restrictions go far enough?

Although B.C. has not made masks mandatory in public indoor spaces, some business owners are requiring all customers to wear them before entering their store. (Ashley Wadhwani/Black Press Media)
The Parksville Qualicum Beach News is offering readers the chance to win a $5,000 prize just for participating in an online reader survey.

Poll: Will you support local businesses this holiday season?

Will you support local businesses this holiday season?

The Parksville Qualicum Beach News is offering readers the chance to win a $5,000 prize just for participating in an online reader survey.
In this undated photo issued by the University of Oxford, a volunteer is administered the coronavirus vaccine developed by AstraZeneca and Oxford University, in Oxford, England. Pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca said Monday Nov. 23, 2020, that late-stage trials showed its coronavirus vaccine was up to 90% effective, giving public health officials hope they may soon have access to a vaccine that is cheaper and easier to distribute than some of its rivals. (University of Oxford/John Cairns via AP)

POLL: When a COVID-19 vaccine is available, will you get the shot?

When a COVID-19 vaccine is available, will you get the shot?

In this undated photo issued by the University of Oxford, a volunteer is administered the coronavirus vaccine developed by AstraZeneca and Oxford University, in Oxford, England. Pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca said Monday Nov. 23, 2020, that late-stage trials showed its coronavirus vaccine was up to 90% effective, giving public health officials hope they may soon have access to a vaccine that is cheaper and easier to distribute than some of its rivals. (University of Oxford/John Cairns via AP)
A man wears a mask in downtown Calgary, Alta., Friday, Oct. 30, 2020, amid a worldwide COVID-19 pandemic. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh
A man wears a mask in downtown Calgary, Alta., Friday, Oct. 30, 2020, amid a worldwide COVID-19 pandemic. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh
Although B.C. has not made masks mandatory in public indoor spaces, some business owners are requiring all customers to wear them before entering their store. (Ashley Wadhwani/Black Press Media)
Although B.C. has not made masks mandatory in public indoor spaces, some business owners are requiring all customers to wear them before entering their store. (Ashley Wadhwani/Black Press Media)
Willowbrook Shopping Centre is still expected to one of the most popular last-minute shopping destinations in Langley, as the countdown to Christmas continues. (Joti Grewal/Langley Advance Times)

Poll: Have you started your Christmas shopping yet?

Have you started your Christmas shopping yet?

Willowbrook Shopping Centre is still expected to one of the most popular last-minute shopping destinations in Langley, as the countdown to Christmas continues. (Joti Grewal/Langley Advance Times)
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In this Thursday, March 5, 2020, photo, antique clocks are displayed at the Electric Time Company, in Medfield, Massachusetts. Most Americans will lose an hour of sleep this weekend, but gain an hour of evening light for months ahead, as Daylight Saving Time returns this weekend. The time change officially starts Sunday at 2 a.m. local time. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

POLL: Should Albertans stop changing their clocks each spring and fall?

Should Albertans stop changing their clocks each spring and fall?

In this Thursday, March 5, 2020, photo, antique clocks are displayed at the Electric Time Company, in Medfield, Massachusetts. Most Americans will lose an hour of sleep this weekend, but gain an hour of evening light for months ahead, as Daylight Saving Time returns this weekend. The time change officially starts Sunday at 2 a.m. local time. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
New voluntary measures, including the encouragement of more mask wearing, have been introduced in the Edmonton health zone. “Red Deer has been very fortunate to have relatively low case numbers . . . relative to the rest of the province and the country,” says Mayor Tara Veer. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graham Hughes

POLL: Should Alberta have stricter rules to help prevent the spread of COVID-19?

Should Alberta have stricter rules to help prevent the spread of COVID-19?

New voluntary measures, including the encouragement of more mask wearing, have been introduced in the Edmonton health zone. “Red Deer has been very fortunate to have relatively low case numbers . . . relative to the rest of the province and the country,” says Mayor Tara Veer. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graham Hughes
The Red Deer Regional Hospital Centre could be affected by cuts to Alberta Health Services announced by the government Tuesday. (File photo by Advocate staff)
The Red Deer Regional Hospital Centre could be affected by cuts to Alberta Health Services announced by the government Tuesday. (File photo by Advocate staff)
POLL: Should Grade 12 diploma exams be cancelled this school year because of the pandemic?
POLL: Should Grade 12 diploma exams be cancelled this school year because of the pandemic?
(Photo by Noeline Mostert)
(Photo by Noeline Mostert)
POLL: Will the COVID-19 pandemic influence your plans to celebrate Thanksgiving?

POLL: Will the COVID-19 pandemic influence your plans to celebrate Thanksgiving?

Will the COVID-19 pandemic influence your plans to celebrate Thanksgiving?

POLL: Will the COVID-19 pandemic influence your plans to celebrate Thanksgiving?