Lieutenant Governor Lois Mitchell hosted dignitaries and the public at a grand opening in Banff to celebrate Canada's first Commonwealth Walkway.
On July 25, 2017, Lieutenant Governor Mitchell presented the Queen Elizabeth II Golden Jubilee Citizenship Medal to exceptional student leaders from across Alberta.
Forty-four Alberta community leaders have received the Sovereign's Medal for Volunteers in recognition of the time, compassion and commitment they have shared with a wide range of community organizations.
Lieutenant Governor Lois Mitchell honoured the top entries in the SPIRIT of Vimy contest a a ceremony in Edmonton on March 25. The contest was created to mark the centennial of the Battle of Vimy Ridge.
Everyone is welcome to join Lieutenant Governor Mitchell at Government House in Edmonton for the annual New Year's Day Levee. The event is open to the public from 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm on Sunday, January 1.
Her Honour Lois Mitchell presented the True Awards and a youth award at a ceremony at Government House on October 6. The True Awards and the Donald S. Ethell Youth Award honour innovative and ground breaking work being done for mental health and addictions.
Lieutenant Governor Lois Mitchell has launched a new educational program to foster greater public awareness of the Battle of Vimy Ridge. The program includes a SPIRIT of Vimy contest for Albertans aged 14-24.
Statement from Lieutenant Governor Mitchell on the passing of the Honourable Norman Kwong, September 3, 2016.
Congratulatory message from Lieutenant Governor Mitchell to Canada's Olympic Athletes following the close of the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
Alberta has a special gift to mark the 90th birthday of Her Majesty and to celebrate Canada's longstanding role as a member of the Commonwealth.
Lieutenant Governor Mitchell and former Lieutenant Governor Ethell were in Okotoks March 30 to present the Donald S. Ethell Youth Award.
Lieutenant Governor Mitchell was received by Her Majesty The Queen on March 15th.
Statement from Lieutenant Governor Mitchell on the passing of former Premier of Alberta Don Getty. Mr. Getty passed away on February 26, 2016.
National Flag of Canada Day falls on Monday, February 15th. How will you celebrate?
Recognizing Albertans leading the way in mental health and addiction programs and services.
Albertans were invited to join Their Honours for the traditional New Year's Day levee at Government House in Edmonton on Friday, January 1.
The LG's Circle is searching for up-and-coming Alberta youth, committed to fostering positive change in their communities. The Donald S. Ethell Youth Award is named for the Circle's founding patron and former Lieutenant Governor. Nominations for the new award close Mon, Jan 4, 2016.
Eight outstanding community leaders received the province's highest honour from the Lieutenant Governor at the annual Alberta Order of Excellence investiture ceremony held at Government House in Edmonton on October 14, 2015.
On September 25, 2015, Her Honour presented the 2015 True Awards to outstanding individuals and organizations working to help Albertans living with mental health and addictions concerns and reduce stigma in our communities.
On September 9, 2015, Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II became the longest-serving British monarch in history, surpassing her great-great-grandmother, Queen Victoria.
On July 30th, Her Honour had the pleasure of presenting the QEII Golden Jubilee Citizenship medals to eight remarkable Alberta youth for outstanding community service and volunteerism.
Her Honour, the Honourable Lois Mitchell took the oath of office today to become the 18th Lieutenant Governor of Alberta.
Queen's gift shared with all as Commonwealth Walkway opens (Sept 17, 2017)
Alberta community leaders receive new National Honour (May 29, 2017)
Accomplished Albertans to be honoured - Alberta Order of Excellence (May 10, 2017 - Govt of Ab Release)
Alberta youth bring creativity to Vimy remembrance (March 25, 2017)
Public to join Lieutenant Governor for New Year's Day tradition (advisory - Dec 29, 2016)
Exceptional students awarded Queen's jubilee medal (July 26, 2016 - Govt of Ab release)
Eight Community Leaders to Receive Alberta's Highest Honour (June 27, 2016 - Govt of Ab Release)
New Award for Next Generation of Mental Health Leaders (Nov 23, 2015)
Alberta's best receive province's highest honour (Oct 14, 2015)
QEII Golden Jubilee Citizenship Medal (July 31, 2015)
Media access - QE II Golden Jubilee Medal ceremony 2015 (July 30, 2015)
Lois Mitchell becomes 18th Lieutenant Governor of Alberta (June 12, 2015)
Media access - Installation of Lt Governor Designate (June 10, 2015)