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B.C. focusing on first doses of COVID-19 vaccines

B.C. focusing on first doses of COVID-19 vaccines

So far, 11,930 first doses of the vaccines have been given out to people across British Columbia.
Vancouver man spends Christmas Day in jail after violating PHO on parties, social gatherings

Vancouver man spends Christmas Day in jail after violating PHO on parties, social gatherings

Vancouver police say they have received 12 complaints about noise and parties at the man’s downtown apartment since September.
Dr. Bonnie Henry says daily cases of COVID-19 likely to rise in the coming week

Dr. Bonnie Henry says daily cases of COVID-19 likely to rise in the coming week

Henry said testing has been down by approximately 50 per cent, which is part of the reason why she believes the numbers are lower right now
B.C. sees 2,206 new COVID-19 cases over 5-day Christmas break

B.C. sees 2,206 new COVID-19 cases over 5-day Christmas break

The new numbers put the figure of active COVID cases in B.C. at 7,580.
12 patients at Lions Gate Hospital died during recent COVID-19 outbreak

12 patients at Lions Gate Hospital died during recent COVID-19 outbreak

Outbreak at North Vancouver hospital declared over
Interactive maps show COVID-19 risks in B.C. communities

Interactive maps show COVID-19 risks in B.C. communities

The maps are designed to assist policymakers in identifying areas most in need of additional support to prevent and manage outbreaks.
More cases of new COVID-19 variant can be expected in B.C.: Health Ministry

More cases of new COVID-19 variant can be expected in B.C.: Health Ministry

“All British Columbians have to remember the virus spreads quickly but shows up slowly.”
Remote B.C. First Nations to begin getting Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine this week

Remote B.C. First Nations to begin getting Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine this week

The Moderna vaccine will be offered to everyone aged 18 and over in 10 rural and remote Indigenous communities in B.C.
UPDATED: Signal Hill Elementary member tested positive for COVID-19 more than two weeks ago

UPDATED: Signal Hill Elementary member tested positive for COVID-19 more than two weeks ago

VCH says infectious period may have extended back to final day individual attended school
Opinion: U.K. variant of COVID-19 is in B.C. Now what?

Opinion: U.K. variant of COVID-19 is in B.C. Now what?

Don't expect the health order to be lifted in January