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Daughter finally gets essential-visitor status for mom with Alzheimer's

Daughter finally gets essential-visitor status for mom with Alzheimer's

Hospitalizations from COVID-19 in B.C. fall to level last seen in November

Hospitalizations from COVID-19 in B.C. fall to level last seen in November

Death toll from the pandemic in B.C. passes 1,100 with 14 new fatalities
B.C. formally extends provincial state of emergency due to COVID-19 pandemic

B.C. formally extends provincial state of emergency due to COVID-19 pandemic

B.C. is currently in the longest state of emergency in provincial history.
Dr. Bonnie Henry: Maximizing the benefit of limited vaccine supply

Dr. Bonnie Henry: Maximizing the benefit of limited vaccine supply

A commentary by B.C.’s provincial health officer.
B.C. has fewest COVID-19 hospitalizations in more than six weeks

B.C. has fewest COVID-19 hospitalizations in more than six weeks

Number of those actively infected stays comparatively low
Pfizer will not ship any vaccine doses to Canada next week

Pfizer will not ship any vaccine doses to Canada next week

Pharmaceutical giant will only ship 82% of previously guaranteed doses this week
Rapid tests urged for B.C. care homes amid COVID-19 vaccine delays

Rapid tests urged for B.C. care homes amid COVID-19 vaccine delays

Burnaby-based BC Care Providers Association (BCCPA) issued the plea Tuesday
Hundreds of thousands waiting for B.C. recovery benefit

Hundreds of thousands waiting for B.C. recovery benefit

Canadians can get slapped with a hefty $5,000 fine for a 'questionable' COVID-19 travel document

Canadians can get slapped with a hefty $5,000 fine for a 'questionable' COVID-19 travel document

You could also be denied boarding
B.C. expects shortfall of 60,000 Pfizer vaccine doses amid delays

B.C. expects shortfall of 60,000 Pfizer vaccine doses amid delays

Pfizer vaccine delays expected to heighten in B.C. starting next week