Thomas King and Emma Donoghue are among the blockbuster authors on the long list for the Scotiabank Giller Prize. Metrolinx employee dies due to complications related to COVID-19 A 64-year-old Metrolinx employee has died due to complications related to COVID-19, a spokesperson for the provincial transit agency confirmed. As vaccinations ramp up, when will B.C. ease restrictions? Health officials weigh in Big parties and international travel will likely remain unsafe for British Columbians this summer, despite the province's plans to administer millions of COVID-19 doses over the coming months. At least 10 employees at NE distribution centre worked while symptomatic An inspection done by Alberta Health Services of a Loblaws distribution centre in the city's northeast revealed that at least 10 employees were working while symptomatic with COVID-19.