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U.S. extends non-essential-travel ban at Canadian border

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has extended its ban on non-essential visitors from Canada at its land borders until August 31.  The ban had been set to end on July 31, and there was...

New B.C. COVID-19 cases spike to near-four-week high

Active infections rise more than 8% in past week, to 692

Refreshed Numbers Cabaret set to invigorate Davie Village

Government restrictions hurt viability of high-end drink menus, nightclub owner says

B.C. COVID-19 hospitalizations at 10-month low

Number of those in hospital with the disease fell by 11 over the weekend, to 49

B.C. administers six millionth COVID-19 dose

79.5% of the province's eligible population has now been vaccinated.

New COVID-19 cases in B.C. highest in a week

One new COVID-19 death breaks province's streak of six days without such a death

B.C. goes six days without a COVID-19 death

Province also sees serious COVID-19 infections continue to decline

B.C. goes five days without a COVID-19 death

The last time B.C. went a longer time without such a death was last August

Restaurants jockey for business-lunch clientele

Suburban chains aim to eat into pre-pandemic prestige of downtown bistros