Evacuation alert issued for Boundary residents as flood risk rises

A one-in-200 year flood is forecast in the Boundary region of Southern B.C., prompting officials to put almost 2,300 residents in the region on

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Okanagan weather: Risk of rain, flooding heading into June – Okanagan

It was a cloudy start to Thursday, as temperatures dropped into single digits early on before rising, with highs expected in the low 20s

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Turtles, fish at risk as popular pond dries up, say concerned residents in Kelowna – Okanagan

The water in the children’s fishing pond off Hall Road in Kelowna is so low that you can clearly see a dead rainbow trout

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Leaving hand sanitizer in hot vehicles a fire risk: Alberta doctors

Doctors at Alberta Health Services say people using hand sanitizer when they are out shouldn’t leave it in their cars for too long because

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Saskatchewan firefighters bracing for ‘well above average’ summer wildfire risk

“Recent projections from Natural Resources Canada (NRC) are painting a stark picture of wildfire risk on the Prairies this year. NRC “severity anomaly” forecasts

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‘Murder hornet’ risk and name overblown, says B.C.’s top bee expert

A large invasive hornet is waking up for spring, and experts say a few of the bee-eating predators may soon be buzzing around B.C. Last fall, a

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Filipino advocacy group asks province to look at race in COVID-19 cases to find out who’s most at risk

A Vancouver-based advocacy group for the Filipino community says its members may be at higher risk of contracting COVID-19 and are calling on the province

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Stay home, parents of at risk 4-year-old child plead, because his life depends on social distancing

Brady Hansen’s stress level is at a 100 out of 10 these days.  Her four-year-old son, Jaxon, has cystic fibrosis, and the COVID-19 pandemic is giving

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‘We are putting the entire public at risk’: Doctors say shelters need urgent help with COVID-19 response

It wasn’t a usual, crowded protest. On Saturday, a small group of doctors marched across the street from the Calgary Drop-In Centre, keeping two metres

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Risk of recession ‘almost a coin toss’ for Canada: RBC chief economist

As COVID-19 spreads and oil prices plumb record lows, the dreaded “R” word — recession — is starting to resurface in Canada. A rising

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