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Peer support workers set to join union in Vancouver

Peer support workers set to join union in Vancouver

VANCOUVER — Dozens of peer support workers on the front lines of Vancouver's overdose crisis are about to be unionized in a move their union says formally recognizes the role they play in saving lives.
B.C. to still administer second doses despite loss of Pfizer shipment next week: Dix

B.C. to still administer second doses despite loss of Pfizer shipment next week: Dix

VANCOUVER — British Columbia's health minister says the province is still on track to begin administering second doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine despite the news that no vials will be delivered to Canada next week.
Interior grocery stores receive banana shipment — with bricks of cocaine

Interior grocery stores receive banana shipment — with bricks of cocaine

The shipments came from Colombia
BC Parks looking for student rangers this summer

BC Parks looking for student rangers this summer

High school volunteer turned politician accused of sexual assault

High school volunteer turned politician accused of sexual assault

Revelstoke councillor Cody Younker is accused of sexual assaulting a 15 year-old while acting as a high school volunteer in Langley
'Administrative error' leaves some UBC students owing nearly $10,000 in tuition, due within days

'Administrative error' leaves some UBC students owing nearly $10,000 in tuition, due within days

One student created a GoFundMe campaign to help meet the surprise costs
British Columbia government lax on cybersecurity practices, auditor reports

British Columbia government lax on cybersecurity practices, auditor reports

VICTORIA — The British Columbia government must do a better job of protecting its computer systems from cybersecurity threats, says auditor general Michael Pickup.
Small Business BC Award nominations for 2021 officially open

Small Business BC Award nominations for 2021 officially open

Seven categories up for grabs
Fan 'going nuts' as he wins B.C.’s largest Sports Action prize

Fan 'going nuts' as he wins B.C.’s largest Sports Action prize

And it took a big upset to do it
'Alarming' increase in involuntary detentions of youth under Mental Health Act: watchdog

'Alarming' increase in involuntary detentions of youth under Mental Health Act: watchdog