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British Columbia reports 549 new cases of COVID-19, one death

British Columbia reports 549 new cases of COVID-19, one death

VICTORIA — British Columbia's active COVID-19 cases are down to 4,483 people, while the province added another 549 new infections on Friday.
Edward Rogers wins control of Rogers Communications Inc., effective immediately

Edward Rogers wins control of Rogers Communications Inc., effective immediately

Edward Rogers is within his rights to make any changes to the board.
B.C. tenant said he installed buzzer to minimize noise from loud 'sex parties'

B.C. tenant said he installed buzzer to minimize noise from loud 'sex parties'

Other tenants in the building 'observed a constant flow of people coming in and out of that apartment...yelling at all hours of the night.'
B.C. woman who killed Victoria teen Reena Virk back on parole after suspension

B.C. woman who killed Victoria teen Reena Virk back on parole after suspension

ABBOTSFORD, B.C. — The woman who beat and drowned Victoria teenager Reena Virk is back on day parole again after struggling to conform within the correctional system.
Now includes video: Bear licks Quesnel woman

Now includes video: Bear licks Quesnel woman

Melanie Porter talks about her very close encounter with a bear Thursday night.
B.C. to introduce 'cooling off' period legislation for real estate

B.C. to introduce 'cooling off' period legislation for real estate

VICTORIA — British Columbia's government says it will introduce legislation in the spring aimed at giving homebuyers a chance to change their mind on the purchase of a home.
Risk of COVID hospitalization 50 times higher among unvaccinated

Risk of COVID hospitalization 50 times higher among unvaccinated

The province is in a 'fragile balance,' says Dr. Bonnie Henry
Vancouver Art Gallery gifted $100 million from Audain Foundation for new building

Vancouver Art Gallery gifted $100 million from Audain Foundation for new building

VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Art Gallery has received a $100 million donation from the Audain Foundation to support the creation of a new building in downtown Vancouver.
Province to introduce cooling-off periods for home buying

Province to introduce cooling-off periods for home buying

“We’re not sure what ­problem they are trying to solve with this,” says Victoria Real Estate Board president
Audain Foundation’s $100m donation revives hope for new VAG home

Audain Foundation’s $100m donation revives hope for new VAG home

Contribution to help build a new gallery is the largest single cash gift to an art gallery in Canadian history