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British Columbia targets workplace outbreaks, sets daily record of COVID-19 cases

British Columbia targets workplace outbreaks, sets daily record of COVID-19 cases

VANCOUVER — British Columbia launched new strategies targeting workplace outbreaks of COVID-19 and screening for its variants on Thursday as some called for more aggressive action.
Horgan faces backlash for genocide-denying adviser

Horgan faces backlash for genocide-denying adviser

While acknowledging and supporting the House of Commons vote declaring China is committing genocide against minority Muslims, the B.C. government remains committed to a trade policy tied to those same claims
Be wary with tax returns: cybersecurity expert

Be wary with tax returns: cybersecurity expert

Revenue Canada locked out taxpayers due to breaches
B.C. vaccine update: Nearly 500k British Columbians have registered for COVID-19 vaccinations

B.C. vaccine update: Nearly 500k British Columbians have registered for COVID-19 vaccinations

Health Minister Adrian Dix confirms just over 80k have booked the vaccines
New funding for B.C. businesses affected by COVID-19 rules

New funding for B.C. businesses affected by COVID-19 rules

VICTORIA — New funding will be available to businesses in British Columbia affected by the latest measures to fight the spread of COVID-19, but the economic recovery minister says those who break the health orders need not apply. The B.C.
B.C. residents over 65 years can now book a COVID-19 vaccination

B.C. residents over 65 years can now book a COVID-19 vaccination

Indigenous peoples 18 years and older still included
B.C. launches $50m ‘circuit-breaker’ business COVID relief grant

B.C. launches $50m ‘circuit-breaker’ business COVID relief grant

Restaurants that have had their licences revoked due to non-compliance of COVID rules will not be eligible
Prince George teacher suspended for showing The Hobbit, To Kill a Mockingbird

Prince George teacher suspended for showing The Hobbit, To Kill a Mockingbird

Andrew Dennis is also required to complete the Creating a Positive Learning Environment course by the end of this year.
Former Vancouver Giants goalie injury leads to insurance dispute

Former Vancouver Giants goalie injury leads to insurance dispute

In August 2015, Tyson Sexsmith suffered "significant eye injuries" and other injuries to his face.
Interim BC Liberal Leader calling for more transparency amid third COVID-19 wave

Interim BC Liberal Leader calling for more transparency amid third COVID-19 wave

BC Green Party also calling on John Horgan, Dr. Bonnie Henry to enforce tougher restrictions