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Scammer posed as $70M lottery winner

Facebook has shut down the page of a scammer posing as a real Burnaby woman who won a $70 million Lotto Max jackpot last year.

Will public health orders be extended?

Some public health orders in B.C. are scheduled to expire on Tuesday, but Dr. Bonnie Henry gave no hints about whether they'll be extended.

3 school closures in first week

It's been one week since B.C. students returned to classrooms, and already three schools in the province have been forced to close.

Courtenay trailer goes up in flames

According to neighbours, there was someone living in the trailer but they were not there at the time of the fire.

Experts say rising sea levels linked to B.C. seawall damage

Scientists say rising sea levels linked to climate change played a role in damaging B.C.'s seawall. Melanie Nagy reports.

Trucker vaccine mandate in effect

A vaccine mandate is now in effect for cross-border truckers coming into Canada.

B.C. tsunami advisory lifted

Communities across B.C.'s coast woke up to a startling message Saturday morning: a tsunami advisory.

WATCH: Satellite images show moment of volcano eruption

Tributes pour in for Canadian politician Alexa McDonough

Political pioneer Alexa McDonough died at the age of 77 after a lengthy struggle with Alzheimer's disease.

Omicron wave hits peak in B.C.

New modelling data from the province suggests that B.C. hit its COVID-19 transmission peak last weekend.