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Health Alerts

Health alerts for communities around the Northern Health region are listed below.

These alerts are posted to provide Northern BC residents with information on how to protect your family's well-being and avoid illness due to a local health situation, including (but not limited to): an outbreak of a communicable disease like influenza, gastrointestinal illness or C-difficile; unsafe water conditions; a food recall, or; swimming advisories based on algae blooms. 

Wildfire Smoke Advisories

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SMOKY SKIES BULLETIN AMENDED
REGIONS REMOVED: REGIONS REMOVED: ARROW LAKES - SLOCAN LAKE, BC PEACE RIVER (NORTH), BC PEACE RIVER (SOUTH), BULKLEY VALLEY AND THE LAKES NORTHWEST (INCLUDING SMITHERS), BULKLEY VALLEY AND THE LAKES SOUTHWEST (INCLUDING BURNS LAKE), CENTRAL NORTHERN BC (BETWEEN DEASE LAKE AND FORT NELSON), EAST COLUMBIA, EAST KOOTENAY, ELK VALLEY, FORT NELSON, KOOTENAY LAKE, MCGREGOR, MUNCHO LAKE, NORTH COAST - COASTAL SECTIONS, NORTH COAST - INLAND SECTIONS, WATSON LAKE, WEST COLUMBIA, WEST KOOTENAY, WILLISTON, YOHO PARK - KOOTENAY PARK

August 14, 2017 - The Ministry of Environment & Climate Change Strategy, in collaboration with the Interior and Northern Health Authorities has amended the area covered by the Smoky Skies Bulletin that was last updated on Friday August 11 due to changing smoke conditions. Continue reading the complete bulletin.

SMOKY SKIES BULLETIN AMENDED
REGIONS ADDED: CENTRAL NORTHERN BC BETWEEN DEASE LAKE AND FORT NELSON, MCGREGOR, MUNCHO LAKE, WATSON LAKE

August 11, 2017 - The Ministry of Environment & Climate Change Strategy, in collaboration with the Interior and Northern Health Authorities has amended the area covered by the Smoky Skies Bulletin that was last updated on Thursday August 10 due to changing smoke conditions.. Continue reading the complete bulletin.

SMOKY SKIES BULLETIN AMENDED
REGIONS ADDED: BC PEACE RIVER (NORTH), BC PEACE RIVER (SOUTH), FORT NELSON

August 10, 2017 - The Ministry of Environment & Climate Change Strategy, in collaboration with the Interior and Northern Health Authorities has amended the area covered by the Smoky Skies Bulletin that was last updated on n that was last updated on Thursday August 10 due to changing smoke conditions. Continue reading the complete bulletin.

     

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