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Food trucks roll out to B.C. truck stops to keep commercial truckers fed

Food trucks roll out to B.C. truck stops to keep commercial truckers fed

The government has set aside the usual red tape in order to keep truck drivers doing essential work safely fed while on the job
ICBC to resume offering some testing in person soon

ICBC to resume offering some testing in person soon

Knowledge tests will be offered by appointment to qualified customers only

Evacuation orders and alerts remain in effect in areas of central Interior B.C.

WILLIAMS LAKE, B.C. — Flooding in parts of British Columbia's Interior region has been exacerbated by the 2017 and 2018 fires that left the soil and ecosystem with a limited capacity to absorb water, experts say. Prof.
Police continue to search for mother of deceased newborn in Downtown Eastside

Police continue to search for mother of deceased newborn in Downtown Eastside

Officers discovered deceased newborn in portable toilet April 22 outside Carnegie Centre

B.C. planning to ease COVID-19 restrictions, but no date yet, says top doctor

VICTORIA — British Columbia is making plans to relax provincewide restrictions aimed at fighting the COVID-19 pandemic, but a firm date has not been set, says provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry.
B.C. university creates institute to take microscope-telescope view of pandemic

B.C. university creates institute to take microscope-telescope view of pandemic

VICTORIA — The COVID-19 pandemic has placed the world at a tipping point that's challenging social, political, economic and environmental structures, says the director of a new academic research institute at British Columbia's Royal Roads University.

Vehicle rollover near Merritt, B.C., kills infant boy, injures parents

MERRITT, B.C. — A single-vehicle crash near Merritt, B.C. has left a baby boy dead and his parents injured. RCMP say the crash happened on Highway 97C near Loon Lake Road on Saturday.
B.C. woman whose disappearance sparked wide search found dead in Burnaby: police

B.C. woman whose disappearance sparked wide search found dead in Burnaby: police

NEW WESTMINSTER, B.C. — The body of a missing British Columbia woman has been found two months after she disappeared.
Petition to re-open B.C. boat launches nets over 3,000 signatures

Petition to re-open B.C. boat launches nets over 3,000 signatures

"Having access to our local lakes and waterways is important for outdoor activity and our mental well being."
Care-home visiting rules could ease in B.C. by summer

Care-home visiting rules could ease in B.C. by summer

The visitor policy is in development with the Health Ministry and public health units