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COVID-19 vaccine cross border partnership between Alberta and Montana: Kenney to speak

Last Updated May 7, 2021 at 10:01 am MDT

Premier Jason Kenney providing Relaunch Strategy update on May 13, 2020. (CREDIT: CityNews)

EDMONTON (660 NEWS) – Premier Jason Kenney is set to speak about the COVID-19 vaccine partnership between the province and Montana during a press conference this morning.

Transportation Minister Ric McIver and President of Alberta Motor Transport Association Chris Nash will also be joining the premier.

The press conference comes as Alberta announced new eligibility for vaccines as now anyone over the age of 30 is eligible to book a shot. That change came into effect on Thursday at 8:00 a.m.

Within the first 12 hours of booking, 135,604 appointments were booked.

Then this Monday, May 10, any Albertan 12 and older will become eligible