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Industry, biologist at odds over whether closure of fish farms has affected sea-lice levels

Industry, biologist at odds over whether closure of fish farms has affected sea-lice levels

The B.C. Salmon Farmers Association is citing a new report on sea lice in its latest volley against open-net-pen opponents, as the federal deadline approaches to close all Discovery Islands fish farms by the end of June.
Debate about whether to pause North Saanich community plan review postponed

Debate about whether to pause North Saanich community plan review postponed

B.C. shoppers expected to flock to malls for Black Friday

B.C. shoppers expected to flock to malls for Black Friday

Supply-chain disruption heightens fears online purchases will arrive late
B.C. permanently mandates five days of paid sick leave each year

B.C. permanently mandates five days of paid sick leave each year

Permanent program set to go into effect in January.
Greater Victoria chamber is paying for free local delivery for purchases from its members

Greater Victoria chamber is paying for free local delivery for purchases from its members

Buy something from a business belonging to the chamber and another chamber member, Maximum Express Courier and Freight, will deliver it within the capital region.
Paper Excellence warns of delivery delays

Paper Excellence warns of delivery delays

The company cited a compromised global supply chain, damaged infrastructure and a labour shortage.
Chicken restaurant forced to close for lack of fresh poultry

Chicken restaurant forced to close for lack of fresh poultry

Fresh chicken in short supply because flooding in Fraser Valley has shut down chicken farms, destroyed transport routes
BMO says cost of flood disaster likely to exceed $7.5B, cuts B.C.'s economic outlook

BMO says cost of flood disaster likely to exceed $7.5B, cuts B.C.'s economic outlook

Flooding is also expected to hurt national economy, says BMO.
Air Canada, WestJet step up Vancouver cargo flights

Air Canada, WestJet step up Vancouver cargo flights

Cargo volume in and out of Metro Vancouver has been reduced, as travel is limited on highways because of washouts.
'A tremendous challenge': Crews working around the clock to restore supply links in B.C.

'A tremendous challenge': Crews working around the clock to restore supply links in B.C.

Food supply chain remains 'in good shape.'