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B.C. health officials report one new community outbreak related to COVID-19

VICTORIA — British Columbia reported one new community outbreak of COVID-19 on Thursday at a construction site for a water treatment facility in the Interior Health region. Provincial health officer Dr.

Cut B.C. health regulatory colleges to six to improve public protection: report

VICTORIA — A report recommends reducing the number of regulatory colleges governing health professionals in British Columbia from 20 to six to improve public protection and implementing a new oversight body that oversees them.

B.C. reports 62 new COVID-19 cases, no deaths as active cases tick down slightly

VICTORIA — Health officials in British Columbia are reporting 62 new cases of COVID-19. In a joint news release on Wednesday, Health Minister Adrian Dix and provincial health officer Dr.

Improve B.C. Workers' Compensation Board medical care, communications: review

VICTORIA — A review of services offered to injured workers in British Columbia makes more than 100 recommendations to improve communication, care and individual services at the Workers' Compensation Board.

Evacuation order ends for remaining homes over wildfire near Penticton, B.C.

PENTICTON, B.C. — Everyone who fled from a wildfire south of Penticton, B.C., is now allowed to return home.
B.C. seniors advocate to survey pandemic experiences of care residents, families

B.C. seniors advocate to survey pandemic experiences of care residents, families

VICTORIA — British Columbia seniors in long-term care and their family members are being asked to participate in a survey to chronicle their experiences during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Officials declare COVID-19 outbreaks at two B.C. health facilities

VICTORIA — British Columbia has two outbreaks of COVID-19 at health-care facilities as officials reported 58 new cases across the province on Tuesday.

More than 200 firefighters move around smouldering wildfire near Penticton, B.C.

PENTICTON, B.C. — A wildfire south of Penticton, B.C., is dying down, allowing firefighting crews to move around its flanks Tuesday. The B.C.
BCCDC identifies five new Vancouver flights for possible COVID-19 exposure

BCCDC identifies five new Vancouver flights for possible COVID-19 exposure

B.C. reaches highest 1-day total of COVID-19 cases as police hand out more fines

B.C. reaches highest 1-day total of COVID-19 cases as police hand out more fines

VICTORIA — British Columbia has hit its highest number of daily COVID-19 cases since the start of the pandemic, with 109 people testing positive for the disease.