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B.C. approves boost to hand-sanitizer production

B.C. approves boost to hand-sanitizer production

Nova Scotia auditor general appointed to same post in British Columbia

VICTORIA — An all-party committee of the B.C. legislature is recommending that Nova Scotia's auditor general be appointed to the same position in the Western province. Michael Pickup has been the auditor general in Nova Scotia since 2014.
Horgan says B.C.'s $5 billion COVID-19 plan offers supports for people, business

Horgan says B.C.'s $5 billion COVID-19 plan offers supports for people, business

VICTORIA — British Columbia will spend $5 billion to help individuals, businesses and services endure the economic stresses of the COVID-19 pandemic, Premier John Horgan said Monday.

Former Kelowna mayor Jim Stuart has died at the age of 84

KELOWNA, B.C. — Former Kelowna mayor Jim Stuart, a farmer who became a politician and oversaw a period of rapid growth in the city, has died. He was 84. Stuart was mayor from 1986 to 1996, winning election twice and being acclaimed twice.
UPDATE: BC Wildfire Service battling 150-hectare fire near Lytton

UPDATE: BC Wildfire Service battling 150-hectare fire near Lytton

COVID-19 case confirmed at recent Kamloops curling bonspiel with nearly 200 participants

COVID-19 case confirmed at recent Kamloops curling bonspiel with nearly 200 participants

COVID-19 case in Sun Peaks confirmed to be local doctor

COVID-19 case in Sun Peaks confirmed to be local doctor

B.C. orders personal service establishments closed, including salons, spas

VANCOUVER — British Columbia's provincial health officer is ordering all salons, spas, and tattoo parlours to close in the latest measure aimed at curbing the spread of COVID-19. Dr.

B.C. provincial health officer assures health-care workers in COVID-19 fight

VANCOUVER — British Columbia's provincial health officer offered support Friday to health-care workers in the province that has the highest number of COVID-19 cases, saying there are enough supplies for them to safely do their jobs. Dr.
Kamloops now under a state of local emergency

Kamloops now under a state of local emergency