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Monday, July 20, 2015 11:00 AM
A $1-million investment will support British Columbia's first-ever provincially led, full-scale earthquake response exercise that will test elements of the new B.C. Earthquake Immediate Response Plan.
Monday, May 25, 2015 12:25 PM
Disaster Financial Assistance (DFA) is now available to eligible British Columbians in Thompson Nicola Regional District areas E, I, M and N, including Cache Creek, Merritt, Logan Lake, and Lytton, who may have been impacted from the major flooding that occured this past weekend.
Friday, May 15, 2015 8:30 AM
With a season of liquor sales under their belts, B.C. farmers' markets are dusting off their tables and opening up for another successful year of locally grown and raised food and locally produced alcohol beverages.
Friday, May 1, 2015 10:30 AM
On the eve of National Emergency Preparedness Week (May 3-9), and following the recent devastation in Nepal, the Province is demonstrating the impacts a major earthquake could have here at home.
Thursday, March 26, 2015 2:00 PM
Following today's release of the Earthquake Consultation Report, the Province will continue taking significant strides toward improving disaster preparedness in B.C.
Thursday, December 11, 2014 7:01 AM
Environment Canada warns there is the potential for more wet weather in the immediate future. Families and businesses should assess the risk of flooding around their property.
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 4:09 PM
The BC Coroners Service has confirmed the identity of two persons who died following a motor vehicle incident near Lumby on Dec. 6, 2014.
Friday, October 17, 2014 3:30 PM
The ministries of Justice and Environment this afternoon issued the following update on the Province’s efforts to support the federal government’s response to a potential marine incident off the western coast of Haida Gwaii.
Saturday, July 19, 2014 12:45 PM
Many British Columbians are on high alert this week as wildfires burn in the north and central regions of the province.
Friday, July 18, 2014 11:22 AM
Emergency Social Services (ESS) is a provincial emergency response program, which offers those services required to preserve the well-being of people affected by an emergency or disaster.