List of recent flights through British Columbia with COVID-19 exposures

List of recent flights through British Columbia with COVID-19 exposures

Global News is tracking reported potential COVID-19 exposures on flights through British Columbia’s airports.Since March 27, health officials have not directly contacted travellers who were potentially exposed to the coronavirus on a flight, and have instead published updates listing

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B.C. to require masks in indoor, public places and extend ban on social gatherings province-wide

B.C. to require masks in indoor, public places and extend ban on social gatherings province-wide

British Columbians must now wear masks in all indoor public places, officials announced, as part of sweeping new measures to crack down on the province’s second wave of COVID-19.Provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry said Thursday that she reversed

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List of recent flights through British Columbia with COVID-19 exposures

List of recent potential COVID-19 exposures on flights through British Columbia

Global News is tracking reported potential COVID-19 exposures on flights through British Columbia’s airports.Since March 27, health officials have not directly contacted travellers who were potentially exposed to the coronavirus on a flight, and have instead published updates listing

Read More List of recent flights through British Columbia with COVID-19 exposures

COVID-19-stricken B.C. school ‘should have been closed a week ago,’ say parents

COVID-19-stricken B.C. school ‘should have been closed a week ago,’ say parents

Parents at a Surrey school grappling with a COVID-19 outbreak say they’re frustrated it took officials so long to close the facility down.At least seven cases, including at least one teacher, have been identified at Cambridge Elementary.On Saturday night

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Washington state rolls out tough new COVID-19 restrictions

Washington state rolls out tough new COVID-19 restrictions

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee has announced new restrictions on businesses and social gatherings for the next four weeks as part of the state’s efforts to slow the spread of COVID-19.Starting at 12:01 a.m. Tuesday, a host of businesses must

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B.C. sets new record for COVID-19 hospitalizations, adds 1,130 cases over 2 days

B.C. sets new record for COVID-19 hospitalizations, adds 1,130 cases over 2 days

More British Columbians are now hospitalized with COVID-19 than at any time in the pandemic so far.At her Thursday briefing, provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry said 155 people were in hospital with the virus. The previous record of

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Vancouver-based biotech company central in development of Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine

Coronavirus vaccine trials: Pfizer to include participants as young as 12 - National

A Vancouver company is central to the news Monday morning that Pfizer is close to developing an effective vaccine against the coronavirus.Pfizer said Monday that an early peek at the data on its coronavirus vaccine suggests the shots may

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List of recent potential COVID-19 exposures on flights through British Columbia

List of recent potential COVID-19 exposures on flights through British Columbia

Global News is tracking reported potential COVID-19 exposures on flights through British Columbia’s airports.Since March 27, health officials have not directly contacted travellers who were potentially exposed to the coronavirus on a flight, and have instead published updates listing

Read More List of recent potential COVID-19 exposures on flights through British Columbia

B.C. anti-masker charged with violating quarantine act after trip to U.S.

B.C. anti-masker charged with violating quarantine act after trip to U.S.

A prominent B.C. anti-masker has been charged with violating quarantine laws.Mak Parhar is accused of not observing a 14-day self-isolation period upon his return to Canada from a trip to the U.S.On a video posted to his Facebook page,

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Stanley Park Christmas Train back on track for 2020 with COVID-19 safety measures in place

Stanley Park Christmas Train back on track for 2020 with COVID-19 safety measures in place

The Stanley Park Christmas Train is a go for the 2020 holiday season, albeit with a few changes due to the COVID-19 pandemic.The train will operate from Nov. 26 to Jan. 1 from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. 1:50 Canada

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