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COVID-19: Bulk of B.C. will still have to wait until Jan/Feb for boosters amid Omicron concerns

COVID-19: Bulk of B.C. will still have to wait until Jan/Feb for boosters amid Omicron concerns

Province has administered more than 610k booster shots to date
Vancouver's Hassan Khosrowshahi inducted to Canadian Business Hall of Fame

Vancouver's Hassan Khosrowshahi inducted to Canadian Business Hall of Fame

Khosrowshahi fled Iran in 1979, founded Future Shop and sold the company for $580 million
Massage therapist gets six months for secretly video-recording women in private settings

Massage therapist gets six months for secretly video-recording women in private settings

Four cases of Omicron variant identified at University of Victoria: officials

Four cases of Omicron variant identified at University of Victoria: officials

VICTORIA — British Columbia health officials are reporting 1,129 new cases of COVID-19 and five deaths over a three-day period. In a news release Monday, they say 185 of the active cases are in hospital while 72 are in intensive care.
'Belligerent' passengers refusing to wear masks delay Langdale ferry sailing Sunday

'Belligerent' passengers refusing to wear masks delay Langdale ferry sailing Sunday

Sunday afternoon travellers had a 50-minute delay while the Queen of Surrey held in dock in Langdale and police attended the situation
Coquihalla Highway could open even sooner than early January

Coquihalla Highway could open even sooner than early January

Full update on repairs expected Wednesday
Parts of southern British Columbia could get up to 20 centimetres of snow

Parts of southern British Columbia could get up to 20 centimetres of snow

VANCOUVER — Winter weather is making its way back into southern B.C. with Environment Canada issuing heavy snowfall warnings for several areas.
Vancouver police pull over crowded party bus with 28 passengers under age 19 (PHOTOS)

Vancouver police pull over crowded party bus with 28 passengers under age 19 (PHOTOS)

There could be fines of up to a whopping $40,000.
B.C. commits almost $30 million for event recovery fund for fairs and festivals

B.C. commits almost $30 million for event recovery fund for fairs and festivals

VANCOUVER — The British Columbia government has added more money to its grant program to fund fairs, festivals and other events in the province to help tourism recovery.
Proposed Mt. Meager geothermal plant takes another step towards operating

Proposed Mt. Meager geothermal plant takes another step towards operating

The Meager Creek Development Corporation is inching closer to breaking ground on a new geothermal power plant in the Pemberton area