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Mountie in Richmond, B.C., charged after indecent acts investigated in Vancouver

VANCOUVER — An RCMP officer in British Columbia has been charged with 11 counts related to alleged indecent acts. A statement from the Richmond detachment says the incidents allegedly occurred near a school in Vancouver. Supt.
'Riverdale' production halts in Vancouver due to novel coronavirus concerns

'Riverdale' production halts in Vancouver due to novel coronavirus concerns

VANCOUVER — Warner Bros. Television says the Vancouver-based production of teen drama "Riverdale" has been halted until further notice.
British Columbia focuses on long-term care homes in COVID-19 fight

British Columbia focuses on long-term care homes in COVID-19 fight

VICTORIA — British Columbia will put more focus on enhancing prevention of the novel coronavirus at long-term care facilities to protect vulnerable elderly people and staff, the provincial health officer said Wednesday. Dr.
Coquihalla Highway closed southbound after crash on snowy roads

Coquihalla Highway closed southbound after crash on snowy roads

A jack-knifed semi has closed the southbound lanes of the Coquihalla.
Death of Aussie woman found in Whistler lake ruled a suicide

Death of Aussie woman found in Whistler lake ruled a suicide

Alison Raspa had been missing for several months before her body was discovered in March 2018.
'It's beyond me':  President of Doctors BC doesn't understand toilet paper frenzy

'It's beyond me': President of Doctors BC doesn't understand toilet paper frenzy

"We are encouraging people if they're going to stock up, which may or may not be necessary right now, to act as if they are preparing for a bad winter storm."

B.C. RCMP and coroner seek information about man one year after body found

VICTORIA — RCMP and the British Columbia Coroners Service are asking for help identifying an unknown man one year after his remains were discovered.
Protect workers – and their jobs – from COVID-19, says BC Federation of Labour

Protect workers – and their jobs – from COVID-19, says BC Federation of Labour

"The recommended 14-day self-isolation has brought to light serious concerns for workers and their families."

B.C. announces seven new COVID-19 cases, including two more care home workers

VANCOUVER — A small outbreak of COVID-19 continues at a long-term care facility in North Vancouver as officials announced that two more health-care workers have tested positive for the virus. Dr.
B.C. reports 7 new cases of coronavirus

B.C. reports 7 new cases of coronavirus

This brings the province's total to date to 39 cases