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B.C.'s reopening plan greeted with hope, relief, skepticism

B.C.'s reopening plan greeted with hope, relief, skepticism

Business community urges British Columbians to be patient as service economy reopens
No excuse for giving children Moderna COVID-19 vaccine: Henry

No excuse for giving children Moderna COVID-19 vaccine: Henry

About a dozen cases confirmed of children receiving vaccine only approved for adults
Active COVID-19 infections in B.C. fall to lowest level since November

Active COVID-19 infections in B.C. fall to lowest level since November

Total number of people with at least one dose of vaccine in B.C. has passed three million.
317 new COVID-19 infections, two more deaths in B.C.

317 new COVID-19 infections, two more deaths in B.C.

There's a new outbreak at Brookside Lodge care home in the Fraser Valley.
Dr. Bonnie Henry comments on COVID-19 'self-testing' kits

Dr. Bonnie Henry comments on COVID-19 'self-testing' kits

The kits are designed for individuals to use independently.
Surrey mayor Doug McCallum dodges ‘friendly’ immunization challenge

Surrey mayor Doug McCallum dodges ‘friendly’ immunization challenge

McCallum asserts other public campaigns within city are working
B.C. moves up interval between first and second vaccine doses to eight weeks for 'most'

B.C. moves up interval between first and second vaccine doses to eight weeks for 'most'

Health officials unveil plans for shortening interval between first and second COVID-19 vaccine doses
Daily COVID-19 cases tick up, seven more deaths

Daily COVID-19 cases tick up, seven more deaths

B.C. hits vaccination milestone, moves to shorter intervals between doses
Everything you need to know about Canada's 'hotel quarantine' extension for air travellers

Everything you need to know about Canada's 'hotel quarantine' extension for air travellers

Vancouverites must quarantine in an approved hotel upon arrival — but for how long?
BCCDC: One COVID-19 case reported in Powell River from May 16 to 22

BCCDC: One COVID-19 case reported in Powell River from May 16 to 22

Second consecutive reporting period indicates a single case