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Employee at Superstore in Vancouver tests positive for COVID-19

Employee at Superstore in Vancouver tests positive for COVID-19

"Given the important role we play in our communities, we are prepared for all possible situations, including a positive test for COVID-19 in our stores."
Ottawa Public Health advises on safe ways to have 'the sex' this weekend

Ottawa Public Health advises on safe ways to have 'the sex' this weekend

The health authority offers tips on how to have safe sex this long weekend.
B.C. confirms 119 new cases of COVID-19, for total of 10,185

B.C. confirms 119 new cases of COVID-19, for total of 10,185

There has been one new health-care facility outbreak at the Good Samaritan Delta View Care Centre.
Employee at No Frills store in Vancouver tests positive for COVID-19

Employee at No Frills store in Vancouver tests positive for COVID-19

"Given the important role we play in our communities, we are prepared for all possible situations, including a positive test for COVID-19 in our stores."
Richmond pastor and his family share COVID-19 recovery journey

Richmond pastor and his family share COVID-19 recovery journey

A Richmond pastor and his wife recently took to YouTube to share their story of becoming infected with COVID-19 and how they recovered at home.
Vancouver council commits $30 million to fight homelessness

Vancouver council commits $30 million to fight homelessness

City to buy, lease hotels, open shelters, move homeless people into 2400 Motel
Air Canada to explore 'wearable' COVID-19 contact tracing technology

Air Canada to explore 'wearable' COVID-19 contact tracing technology

TraceSCAN wearable technology to slow the spread of COVID-19 at the workplace through wristbands, wearable tags worn around the neck or pods that can be kept in the pocket.
Vancouver’s extension of temporary patio program to cost $2.1 million

Vancouver’s extension of temporary patio program to cost $2.1 million

Businesses can apply Oct. 23 to keep patios open until next Halloween
B.C. confirms 115 new cases of COVID-19, for total of 9,956

B.C. confirms 115 new cases of COVID-19, for total of 9,956

3,042 people are under active public health monitoring as a result of identified exposure to known cases.
Employee at Superstore in Surrey tests positive for COVID-19

Employee at Superstore in Surrey tests positive for COVID-19

"Given the important role we play in our communities, we are prepared for all possible situations, including a positive test for COVID-19 in our stores."