The BC government reports more than 1.4 million doses of influenza vaccine have been distributed, which was 74% effective in protecting from the H-1-N-1 straing.
Provincial medical health officer Dr. Perry Kendall says 80% of BC health care workers accepted influenza vaccinations, although one in the Interior Health Authority was terminated for persistently refusing the flu shot.
Councillors in Kitimat have voted to officially oppose the Enbridge Northern Gateway pipeline project, but they aren't rejecting further plans to move Alberta oil through the region.
A horse rescue centre in Princeton reports a 95% increase in the number of animals rescued this year.
The retail group Shelf Space says year over year sales in British Columbia are up 2.8%.
Dutch prosecutors says the possible extradition of a man accused of using the Internet to target underage girls, including B.C. teen Amanda Todd, won't necessarily have to wait until after his trial in Holland.