WATCH: B.C.’s daily coronavirus update with Dr. Bonnie Henry, September 21

Health officials are providing updates on the coronavirus in B.C. Provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry will hold press conferences as part of efforts to establish “a routine for providing … Read More

WATCH: B.C.’s daily coronavirus update with Dr. Bonnie Henry, September 14

Health officials are providing updates on the coronavirus in B.C. Provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry and Minister of Health Adrian Dix will hold press conferences as part of efforts … Read More

Nightclubs, banquet halls in B.C. ordered closed again as COVID-19 cases rise

As the number of COVID-19 cases climbs back up, B.C. provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry on Tuesday ordered all nightclubs and banquet halls to close once again. In addition, … Read More

B.C. records another 83 cases of COVID-19 as upward trend continues

B.C. has recorded another 83 new cases of COVID-19 in the province in the past 24 hours. This is up from the previous 24 hours, where B.C. recorded 48 cases, … Read More

B.C. records highest ever daily COVID-19 case number, two new deaths over weekend

B.C. has reached a grim milestone with the highest ever daily number of confirmed COVID-19 cases so far. One hundred people tested positive for the coronavirus from midday Friday to … Read More

Update expected Monday on number of B.C. coronavirus cases

B.C. health officials are expected to host a news conference at 3 p.m. on Monday on the latest number of COVID-19 cases since the last update three days ago. The … Read More

Walmart Canada making masks mandatory in all stores starting Aug. 12

Walmart Canada has announced it is making masks or face coverings mandatory in all stores starting Aug. 12. In a statement, the company said this will apply in every store, … Read More

Coronavirus: B.C.’s top doctor says some essential workers not isolating following U.S. travel

B.C. provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry said Thursday she is aware of a number of cases involving essential workers who are not isolating upon return from a trip to … Read More

B.C. reports 27 new COVID-19 cases, community outbreak on Haida Gwaii

British Columbia saw a small dip in the number of new COVID-19 cases reported on Friday. Health officials reported 27 new cases, after a week in which new diagnoses topped … Read More

B.C. records 12 new COVID-19 cases, no new deaths

There have been 12 new cases of COVID-19 in B.C. over the past 24 hours, including one epidemiologically (epi) linked case, and no new deaths, health officials announced Tuesday. B.C.’s … Read More

B.C. records highest ever number of opioid deaths in May

The BC Coroners Service has released some disturbing new numbers around drug overdose deaths. In May, the province recorded 170 suspected illicit drug toxicity deaths — the highest monthly total … Read More

B.C. records only 4 new coronavirus cases from new outbreaks at 2 companies

B.C. has recorded only four new cases of the novel coronavirus in the past 24 hours. Those new cases are outbreaks at two Lower Mainland companies: Maersk Distribution in Delta … Read More

B.C. officials provide Tuesday coronavirus update

Officials are set to provide an update Tuesday on the number of coronavirus cases in B.C. The province recorded 24 new cases of the novel coronavirus from noon Saturday to noon … Read More

24 new cases of coronavirus in B.C., one new death over past 48 hours

B.C. has recorded 24 new cases of the novel coronavirus in the past 48 hours. One more person has died from COVID-19, bringing the total number of deaths to 165. … Read More

B.C. to provide Monday coronavirus update

Officials are set to provide an update on the number of coronavirus cases in B.C. in the past 48 hours. On Saturday, health officials declared one of the province’s earliest … Read More

Coronavirus travel restrictions between Yukon, B.C. to be lifted by July

WHITEHORSE — Travel restrictions will be lifted between Yukon and B.C. after July 1 under the second phase of the territory’s pandemic restart plan. Premier Sandy Silver and chief medical … Read More

B.C.’s coronavirus update May 18, 2020

Posted May 18, 2020 5:08 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ B.C. health officials will provide the latest numbers Monday in … Read More

2 more people die from COVID-19 in B.C. but no new health care or community outbreaks

Posted May 18, 2020 5:08 pm Updated May 18, 2020 6:09 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Two more people have … Read More

Here’s how B.C. plans to reopen schools amid the COVID-19 pandemic

Parents and students are anxiously waiting for the news on how schools, from kindergarten to Grade 12 and post-secondary, will begin to open again amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The B.C. … Read More

B.C. to reopen hair salons, spas in mid-May under COIVD-19 pandemic

Posted May 6, 2020 6:06 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The B.C. government has announced how it expects to start … Read More

B.C. daycares will begin to reopen in mid-May amid COVID-19 pandemic

Posted May 6, 2020 6:06 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The B.C. government has released details about how daycares can … Read More

B.C. reports 3 more deaths from COVID-19, 29 new confirmed cases

Three more people have died from COVID-19 in B.C., health officials said Saturday while announcing 29 new cases of the disease caused by the novel coronavirus. The deaths are all … Read More

Yukon stations officers at B.C., N.W.T. boundaries in bid to reduce coronavirus spread

Yukon’s government says in a news release that anyone travelling through the territory is required to self-isolate for 14 days.

It says people going through to Alaska or the Northwest Territories are required to complete their transit within 24 hours of their entry.

Coronavirus outbreak: Yukon announces first two cases of COVID-19

John Horgan, cabinet ministers to announce more measures to slow spread of coronavirus

Posted March 17, 2020 1:28 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Premier John Horgan, Finance Minister Carole James and Education Minister … Read More

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