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by Province of British Columbia on Thursday Apr 07 2022

As British Columbia continues to take the next step in its COVID-19 response, the Province is transitioning from daily to weekly COVID-19 reporting.

by Province of British Columbia on Wednesday Apr 06 2022

As people in B.C. continue to get vaccinated, the Province continues with previously announced plans to further lift COVID-19 restrictions, while protecting those most at risk with the launch of the spring booster vaccine program.

by Province of British Columbia on Tuesday Apr 05 2022

Crews have made steady progress on Highway 1 improvements through the Kicking Horse Canyon.

To advance work at more challenging sites within the project, a full highway closure is required between the Easter and Victoria Day weekends.

by Contributor on Sunday Apr 03 2022

As people return to the workplace, post-secondary students resume in-person learning, and more things open up, parking lots are once again full of vehicles that are left unattended for hours at a time.

by Contributor on Friday Apr 01 2022

The BC Assembly of First Nations acknowledges the apology from Pope Francis to First Nations, Metis and Inuit Peoples in Canada, for the Catholic Church's role in Indian Residential Schools, and the intergenerational traumas caused by atrocities committed to our children.

by Contributor on Tuesday Mar 29 2022

Many students across B.C. returned to school this week amid a pandemic that has not ended, but without the protection offered by mask mandates.

by Province of British Columbia on Friday Mar 25 2022

The Province is announcing that B.C.'s public auto insurer will provide a one-time relief rebate of $110 to customers to ease the financial burden of increased gas prices caused by the invasion of Ukraine by Russian forces.

by Province of British Columbia on Monday Mar 21 2022

Starting immediately on Monday, March 21, 2022, rapid antigen test kits will be available to people aged 30 years and older through community pharmacies.

Eligible individuals can pick up one kit of five tests every 28 days from participating pharmacies at no cost. Individuals must present their personal health number when picking up the kit.

by Province of British Columbia on Sunday Mar 20 2022

Camping enthusiasts can now try out the improved BC Parks reservation service before it opens for bookings on March 21.

by Trail Champion on Wednesday Mar 16 2022

March 18, 2022, marks the 32nd anniversary of the death of 73-year old Kathleen Vauden Kermode, lovingly known as ‘Kay’. Overnight on March 17-18, 1990, the suspect gained entry to Kermode’s Sunset Beach home by climbing a ladder to the raised deck and opening a sliding glass door.