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Crews make progress on uncontrolled wildfire north of Squamish, B.C.

Crews make progress on uncontrolled wildfire north of Squamish, B.C.

SQUAMISH, B.C. — The BC Wildfire Service says crews are making good progress on a ground fire that's so far charred one square kilometre of bush and trees in the Upper Squamish Valley.
Here's how ICBC will help motorists during the COVID-19 pandemic

Here's how ICBC will help motorists during the COVID-19 pandemic

In addition to previous logistical measures, ICBC has just announced more ways customers in need can find some relief
Fluevog designs 'The Dr. Henry' shoe inspired by B.C. provincial health officer

Fluevog designs 'The Dr. Henry' shoe inspired by B.C. provincial health officer

VANCOUVER — B.C. Provincial Health Officer Dr. Bonnie Henry is adding another title to her long list of credentials — shoe muse. John Fluevog Shoes is launching a limited edition shoe called "The Dr. Henry," inspired by the public health official.
Two B.C. paper mills face longer closures because of COVID-19 pandemic

Two B.C. paper mills face longer closures because of COVID-19 pandemic

RICHMOND, B.C. — The COVID-19 pandemic is the latest calamity to hit a British Columbia-based pulp and specialty printing company, forcing it to extend shutdowns at two B.C. mills until at least mid-summer.
B.C. government announces measures to help cash-strapped municipalities

B.C. government announces measures to help cash-strapped municipalities

Measures do not include tax deferment request of region’s mayors, or $200 million requested from Mayor Kennedy Stewart
Ocean advocate raises alarm as masks wash up on beaches

Ocean advocate raises alarm as masks wash up on beaches

A B.C.-based marine plastic pollution researcher is cautioning the discarded masks are compounding an already troubling problem in our oceans
Premier John Horgan: We’re flattening the curve

Premier John Horgan: We’re flattening the curve

We should congratulate ourselves for our efforts...but it’s still too early to loosen restrictions
B.C. premier hosts free virtual concert to bring people together amid COVID-19

B.C. premier hosts free virtual concert to bring people together amid COVID-19

VICTORIA — Premier John Horgan is hosting a free livestream concert Thursday that features four British Columbia musicians, including Juno and Grammy award winners. The line-up includes jazz-pop-soul artist Alex Cuba from Smithers, B.C.
Uncontrolled slash fire burning fast, prompting evacuations near Squamish: RCMP

Uncontrolled slash fire burning fast, prompting evacuations near Squamish: RCMP

SQUAMISH, B.C. — An out of control fire was threatening homes, a campground and BC Hydro infrastructure Wednesday night north of Squamish, British Columbia.
Cities need help to survive COVID-19 financial impact: Vancouver mayor

Cities need help to survive COVID-19 financial impact: Vancouver mayor

Vancouver's mayor wants to know if economic relief is on its way as cities deal with the fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic.