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B.C. premier says he needs stability to face 'grave' challenges province faces

B.C. premier says he needs stability to face 'grave' challenges province faces

SURREY, B.C. — British Columbia needs a government with a majority mandate to face the province's health and economic challenges during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, NDP Leader John Horgan said Wednesday.

Police investigate after man was set on fire while sleeping in Campbell River, B.C.

CAMPBELL RIVER, B.C. — The RCMP say a sleeping man was deliberately set on fire in Campbell River, B.C., leaving him severe burns to his back.

Critically injured man may have lain for hours before help called: Vancouver police

VANCOUVER — Police say an injured man may have been attacked and left lying in a Vancouver park for hours before help was called. Const.

Second wave semantics: B.C. health officer says COVID-19 will be here for long haul

VICTORIA — British Columbia's top doctor says the resurgence the province is seeing in COVID-19 cases could be a second wave, but she believes the virus can be suppressed heading into the fall.
Elections BC plans for safe vote during pandemic, expects surge in mail-in ballots

Elections BC plans for safe vote during pandemic, expects surge in mail-in ballots

VICTORIA — Voting in British Columbia's Oct. 24 election will be safe, historic and take about as much time as it does to order a cup of coffee, says the chief electoral officer.
Government proclamation celebrates BC SPCA’s 125 years of protecting animals

Government proclamation celebrates BC SPCA’s 125 years of protecting animals

Three men in Port Moody eatery face fines for COVID-19 violations

Three men in Port Moody eatery face fines for COVID-19 violations

PORT MOODY, B.C. — Three men in Port Moody, B.C., have been fined for not following restrictions aimed at preventing the spread of COVID-19 at a restaurant.
Crowdfund for 'Battlestar Galactica' star Michael Hogan exceeds $150K goal

Crowdfund for 'Battlestar Galactica' star Michael Hogan exceeds $150K goal

VANCOUVER — A crowdfunding campaign has raised more than $150,000 to help cover "Battlestar Galactica" star Michael Hogan's medical expenses after suffering a "life-changing" brain injury.
All evacuation alerts now lifted near only remaining wildfire of note in B.C.

All evacuation alerts now lifted near only remaining wildfire of note in B.C.

NELSON, B.C. — Evacuation alerts have now been lifted for the only remaining properties in British Columbia still affected by a wildfire.
B.C.'s top doctor to share details about COVID-19 election guidelines on Tuesday

B.C.'s top doctor to share details about COVID-19 election guidelines on Tuesday

VICTORIA — British Columbia's top doctor says public health guidelines on COVID-19 will remain in place as the province heads into an election next month. Provincial health officer Dr.