B.C. health officials have announced 89 new cases of COVID-19 but no additional deaths, with the seven day rolling average of new cases up 80 per cent in the last two weeks.
Coquitlam SAR president Tom Zajac says 2021 is on track to be a record-breaking year for overall calls; so far in 2021 they’ve had 50 calls — five more than they had attended by this time last year and double their 10-year average.
The top health officials in B.C. are providing an update on vaccinations across the province on Tuesday, marking their first news conference in roughly a month.
A combination of intense heat and drought conditions is causing wildfires in Western Canada to generate their own weather systems, experts say.