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Les Leyne: Two provinces, two approaches to opioid crisis

Les Leyne: Two provinces, two approaches to opioid crisis

B.C. is emphasizing harm reduction, which implicitly accepts people will use drugs. Most of Alberta’s emphasis is on recovery.
‘Perfect timing’: B.C. man smacked in face by flying grouse while driving

‘Perfect timing’: B.C. man smacked in face by flying grouse while driving

Joshua Seymour of Prince George was hit in the face by a grouse while driving with his window open
Canada still not counting emissions from logging sector, says report

Canada still not counting emissions from logging sector, says report

Canada gives its logging industry credit for the carbon absorbed by trees planted after a wildfire, and in so doing, erases carbon pollution from one of its largest emitting sectors, the report says.
Triple-glass effect and language barriers erode Canadian charm, say experts

Triple-glass effect and language barriers erode Canadian charm, say experts

Statistics Canada data shows a steep decline in the number of permanent residents choosing to become Canadian citizens.
Battle-tested paramedic has 'big ask' of Canadians to help Ukraine victims

Battle-tested paramedic has 'big ask' of Canadians to help Ukraine victims

“We are blessed to live in a country where we enjoy stable lives and security. People in Ukraine have neither, " says a BC Ambulance Service veteran.
Surrey police transition ‘recommendation’ raising more questions for a decision

Surrey police transition ‘recommendation’ raising more questions for a decision

Surrey's police transition recruitment strategy poses a problem for the province, regardless of which force is chosen, according to South Surrey-White Rock MLA Elenore Sturko
Judges don't base decisions on popular opinion or government direction: bar association

Judges don't base decisions on popular opinion or government direction: bar association

The association says it is “concerned about the current public discourse that unfairly blames judges and prosecutors for releasing offenders back into the community on bail.”
Tough times in tough market for Delta cannabis grower

Tough times in tough market for Delta cannabis grower

The company said its situation is not unique due to the high-cost and regulatorily burdensome landscape that is the Canadian cannabis industry
'Quick and dirty': Here's why it might get harder for Canadians to get refunds for flights

'Quick and dirty': Here's why it might get harder for Canadians to get refunds for flights

Check out a video that explains why airlines might not be held accountable for Vancouver flights.
Photos: This unique cabin is one of Airbnb's all time 'most wishlisted' rentals — and close to Vancouver

Photos: This unique cabin is one of Airbnb's all time 'most wishlisted' rentals — and close to Vancouver

It's so whimsical!