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This interactive map allows you to view B.C.'s winter forecast (MAP)

This interactive map allows you to view B.C.'s winter forecast (MAP)

The frosty season is nearly upon us
B.C. records 12 more COVID-19 deaths as top doctor warns against non-essential travel

B.C. records 12 more COVID-19 deaths as top doctor warns against non-essential travel

VICTORIA — British Columbia's top doctor says COVID-19 cases have levelled off in the Fraser and Vancouver Coastal health regions, but they've been rising in the North, Interior and to a lesser extent on Vancouver Island. Dr.
Military helicopter, plane dispatched to rescue Mountie and suspect in ravine

Military helicopter, plane dispatched to rescue Mountie and suspect in ravine

BRIDESVILLE, B.C. — The RCMP say two military aircraft rescued a police officer and an alleged trespasser after a foot chase led them into a steep ravine with no easy way out in British Columbia's southern Interior.
NDP to put forward Raj Chouhan as B.C. legislature Speaker

NDP to put forward Raj Chouhan as B.C. legislature Speaker

VICTORIA — The New Democrats will nominate a longtime member of the B.C. legislature to serve as Speaker.
B.C. confirms 834 new cases of COVID-19, for total of 34,728

B.C. confirms 834 new cases of COVID-19, for total of 34,728

There have been 12 new COVID-19 related deaths in the past 24 hours
Final decision on Vancouver police budget could rest with B.C. bureaucrat

Final decision on Vancouver police budget could rest with B.C. bureaucrat

Case involving Victoria Police Department provides example of appeal process
BC Hydro makes further rate cut for 2020-21, customers get credit on bill next year

BC Hydro makes further rate cut for 2020-21, customers get credit on bill next year

BC Hydro's residential customers will get a one-time credit of $4 on average early next year on their bills.

Homicide detectives seek information after death of Burnaby teen attacked Nov. 29

BURNABY, B.C. — The death of a teenager in Burnaby, B.C., is now being investigated as a homicide. A statement from the Integrated Homicide Investigation Team says the 18-year-old woman was found in a Burnaby home on Sunday.
Public health alert: Canada-wide Salmonella outbreak linked to hedgehogs

Public health alert: Canada-wide Salmonella outbreak linked to hedgehogs

Hedgehogs can carry Salmonella bacteria even though they appear healthy and clean and show no signs of illness.

More than 10,000 people in B.C. under active monitoring after COVID-19 exposures

VICTORIA — British Columbia recorded 656 new COVID-19 cases Tuesday as officials urged residents not to bend public health rules. Provincial health officer Dr.