23 new cases of COVID-19 in BC, none in Northern Health

Dr. Bonnie Henry

Currently, nine people are hospitalized, marking the first time in the pandemic the number has dropped below 10 with three in critical care.

There have been 16 domestic flights either arriving in Vancouver or departing from Vancouver that have had at least one COVID-19 positive person onboard.

Fleming says provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry and representatives for B.C. school trustees and parent advisory councils will attend today's news conference at the B.C. legislature introducing the plans.

Three new cases have been announced in Vancouver Coastal Health and no new cases were announced on Vancouver Island. We offer our condolences to everyone who has lost their loved ones during the COVID-19 pandemic.

There were also no new healthcare or community outbreaks, with health officials noting they're supporting active outbreaks on Haida Gwaii and at Fraser Valley Packers in Abbotsford.

Community exposure continues to happen within the province, Henry and Dix said. As it stands, there is one long-term care facility and two acute-care facilities with active outbreaks.

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In a joint statement, Henry and Health Minister Adrian Dix called for small gatherings and maintaining social distance over the B.C. Day long weekend.

A full list of community exposure events for each health authority is available through the BC Centre for Disease Control, as well as on health-authority websites.

"Let's ensure it is a safe weekend for all of us", she said.

Vacation accommodations can have a maximum of five visitors and they must provide contact information, the province said.

Lead image: A sign greeting travellers entering Radium Hot Springs from Kootenay National Park.

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