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COVID-19 hospitalizations in B.C. at one-month high

COVID-19 hospitalizations in B.C. at one-month high

Five more die of COVID-19 in B.C. in past three days
Delta border crossing reopens to non-essential American travellers (VIDEO)

Delta border crossing reopens to non-essential American travellers (VIDEO)

Travellers from Point Roberts don't need to be fully vaccinated.
Delta variant accounts for 95% of recent COVID-19 cases in B.C., says BCCDC

Delta variant accounts for 95% of recent COVID-19 cases in B.C., says BCCDC

A BCCDC report suggests nearly every new COVID-19 case is of the highly transmissible strain.
COVID-19: B.C. cuts interval between doses to 28 days amid Okanagan outbreak

COVID-19: B.C. cuts interval between doses to 28 days amid Okanagan outbreak

Interval previously set at 49 days.
Should B.C. implement a domestic vaccine passport program?

Should B.C. implement a domestic vaccine passport program?

Premier Fran├žois Legault announce Quebec will implement a vaccine passport system after a surge in COVID-19 cases
COVID-19 cases up again, but masks optional in most of B.C.

COVID-19 cases up again, but masks optional in most of B.C.

New COVID-19 infections in B.C. at 11-week high.
New COVID-19 cases in B.C. spike above 400

New COVID-19 cases in B.C. spike above 400

Active infections rise above 2,000 for first time since June 8.
Vaccination status policies should heed human rights: commissioner

Vaccination status policies should heed human rights: commissioner

Being an anti-vaxxer not grounds for human rights complaint against employer, states new guidance.
Delta variant not causing increased transmission in B.C. kids: Dr. Bonnie Henry

Delta variant not causing increased transmission in B.C. kids: Dr. Bonnie Henry

Provincial health officer says B.C. will continue to watch the situation over the next few weeks as the new school year approaches
Mask mandates, vaccine passports still on the table as B.C. cases rise

Mask mandates, vaccine passports still on the table as B.C. cases rise

'There are consequences if you don't' get vaccinated, says B.C. health minister.