Three new COVID-19 outbreaks have been declared at long-term care facilities in Greater Victoria, while two earlier outbreaks are now over, according to the latest report from Vancouver Island's health authority.
The #BettyWhiteChallenge on social media asked everyone to donate $5 to a local animal rescue organization in honour of the award-winning actress and animal advocate. Vancouver Islanders rose to the challenge.
A massive cargo ship that docked in Victoria earlier this month has set sail after receiving some needed engine repairs. It’s the first time a cargo ship has docked at Ogden Point, and the harbour authority hopes it won’t be the last.
While the most challenging days of COVID-19 are predicted to be ahead for British Columbia's health-care system, representatives for doctors and nurses say their members are on the verge of a possible collapse.
The B.C. government has removed the expiration dates on COVID-19 orders limiting gathering sizes, banning indoor events and forcing gyms, bars and nightclubs to close – but it's unclear whether some of those restrictions could still be relaxed soon.
A new conservation foundation is working to provide Indigenous and other land-based communities with funds to protect endangered ecosystems and build economic alternatives to the logging of at-risk old-growth forests.