Business

B.C. farmers markets restricted to food sales only due to COVID-19

Food producers, community gardens designated essential

Tofino and Ucluelet distilleries step up with hand sanitizer

Mass supply delivered to emergency operation centres in Tofino, Ucluelet, Bamfield and Port Alberni.

  • Mar 27, 2020

COVID-19 closes North Okanagan convenience store

Co-Op stations still pumping fuel, but doors closed in store

Ladysmith businesses carry on in the time of COVID-19

Local businesses struggle to stay open and serve the public

  • Mar 26, 2020

West Fraser shutting B.C. sawmills for week of March 30 due to COVID-19

Forest products demand down due to pandemic, forest company says

COVID-19 closes Vernon, Armstrong, Salmon Arm convenience store

Co-Op stations still pumping fuel, but doors closed in store

Langley eatery prepares free meals for seniors, despite significant dip is business

Restaurants operate takeout and delivery options only

  • Mar 26, 2020

Who needs Amazon? Nelson businesses stay afloat with local deliveries

The city's stores are closed, but candy, beer and lingerie can be had with just a phone call

Surrey Digital Town Hall series starts with answers about HR issues caused by COVID-19

'Free COVID-19 Webinars' planned by Surrey Board of Trade

  • Mar 26, 2020

B.C. budget heads into unknown deficit range preparing for COVID-19

Surpluses washed away by $5 billion spending, plummeting revenue

Sanitization spread to Vernon’s most vulnerable

Local business donates natural hand sanitizer to care homes, transition house, Mission

Vernon Table Tennis Club rallies behind member

John Lu owns/operates Vernon restaurant trying to make a go of business during pandemic

  • Mar 25, 2020

Black Press newspapers adapt to COVID-19 impact

The Vernon Morning Star is moving to one print edition a week amid COVID-19

  • Mar 25, 2020

UPDATED: Shelter Point Distillery switches production to sanitizers

Oyster River operation expects double shifts in the weeks, months ahead

  • Mar 25, 2020

North American stock markets open higher after strong showing Tuesday, loonie up

The Canadian dollar traded for 69.88 cents US compared with an average of 69.01 cents US on Tuesday

  • Mar 25, 2020

UPDATED: Island distillery switches production to sanitizers

Oyster River operation Shelter Point expects double shifts in the weeks, months ahead

  • Mar 25, 2020

Black Press newspapers adapt to COVID-19 impact

The Penticton Western News is moving to one print edition a week amid COVID-19

  • Mar 25, 2020

Sanitization spread to North Okanagan’s most vulnerable

Local business donates natural hand sanitizer to care homes, transition house, Mission

Shelter Point Distillery switches production to sanitizers

Oyster River operation expects double shifts in the weeks, months ahead

  • Mar 25, 2020

UPDATED: London Drugs offers exclusive hours for healthcare workers, helps sell Girl Guide cookies

COVID-19: Hospital workers, pharmacists and more offered shopping hours across B.C.

  • Mar 25, 2020