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B.C. officials urge caution as third summer heat wave blankets parts of the province

B.C. officials urge caution as third summer heat wave blankets parts of the province

VANCOUVER — British Columbia officials are reassuring residents that health and emergency services are ready to help people get through another heat wave this week.
Three-month high for COVID-19 case count in British Columbia

Three-month high for COVID-19 case count in British Columbia

VICTORIA — The COVID-19 infection rate in British Columbia has leaped to 536, a figure not seen since mid-May.
For the third time this summer, heat warning in effect for parts of B.C.

For the third time this summer, heat warning in effect for parts of B.C.

The heat is expected to last until Sunday.
Four Surrey Mounties face civil trial for alleged assault

Four Surrey Mounties face civil trial for alleged assault

Trucker Bradley Marvin Degen says he was minding his own business sleeping in his cabin when police came knocking. Allegedly, after resisting arrest, the officers Tasered him
Federal environment minister announces ban on harmful fire retardants

Federal environment minister announces ban on harmful fire retardants

Retardants do more harm than good, firefighters' union says at Wednesday's announcement in North Vancouver
Friends of Monte Lake resident evade authorities to help save properties

Friends of Monte Lake resident evade authorities to help save properties

A GoFundMe campaign has been started to help the family rebuild.
Coast SPCA first in province to run on solar power

Coast SPCA first in province to run on solar power

Cody and Megan Kelso’s 115-km walk generated funds for renewable power source
Resourcing of B.C. wildfires different than it was a few years ago, minister says

Resourcing of B.C. wildfires different than it was a few years ago, minister says

To date, 1,453 fires have sparked in the province since the start of the fire season April 1.
Former sergeant-at-arms Gary Lenz won't face charges

Former sergeant-at-arms Gary Lenz won't face charges

B.C. Prosecution Service sticks to only charging Craig James in Legislature spending scandal
Island helicopters fighting wildfires throughout B.C.

Island helicopters fighting wildfires throughout B.C.

Pilots and their accompanying crews are scattered from Vanderhoof to Osoyoos.