At a news conference in Victoria, Adrian Dix, the British Columbia health minister, provides an update on B.C.’s plan to clear the backlog of elective surgical procedures that were postponed or cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. He is joined by Michael Marchbank, the former president and CEO of the Fraser Health Authority, who has … Read more
British Columbia political party leaders John Horgan (NDP), Andrew Wilkinson (Liberal Party), and Sonia Furstenau (Green Party) face off in a televised debate ahead of the October 24, 2020, provincial general election. Angus Reid Institute president Shachi Kurl moderates the debate, which takes place at the Chan Centre located on the campus of the University … Read more
(Note: Technical problems with this video originate at the source) In Vancouver, Dr. Bonnie Henry, British Columbia’s provincial health officer, and Health Minister Adrian Dix provide an update on the province’s response to the COVID-19 (coronavirus disease) pandemic, including the latest modelling data and projections concerning the propagation of the virus in the province.