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Hospital cleaning staff waiting for vaccine, part of Phase 2

Hospital cleaning staff waiting for vaccine, part of Phase 2

Dr. Bonnie Henry says the ministry is looking at which jobs are the most at risk for infections and outbreaks.
Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively donate $250K to Canada-wide Indigenous mentorship program

Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively donate $250K to Canada-wide Indigenous mentorship program

Celebrity couple has made a very generous donation toward supporting the mentorship of Indigenous post-secondary students across the country.
Homicide team joins probe into death of 11-year-old injured in his Fraser Valley home

Homicide team joins probe into death of 11-year-old injured in his Fraser Valley home

AGASSIZ, B.C. — An autopsy is expected after the death of an 11-year-old boy severely injured several days ago at his family's home east of Vancouver.
No pirate hat for Pastafarian’s driver’s licence photo: court

No pirate hat for Pastafarian’s driver’s licence photo: court

Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster member says religious rights breached.
Fraser Health issues overdose alert associated with 'grey or dark grey purple down substance'

Fraser Health issues overdose alert associated with 'grey or dark grey purple down substance'

An alert was issued due to a reported increase in overdoses in the past 24 hours. 
Chief Coroner: Illicit drug supply in B.C. ‘becoming even deadlier’

Chief Coroner: Illicit drug supply in B.C. ‘becoming even deadlier’

A total of 165 people in B.C. died of an overdose in January 2021

Third youth arrested after student assaulted outside Surrey, B.C., high school

SURREY, B.C. — RCMP say a third suspect has surrendered to police after a youth was assaulted with a weapon Monday in an attack outside a school in Surrey, B.C.
Seth Rogen’s cannabis goes on sale in the U.S., website crashes immediately

Seth Rogen’s cannabis goes on sale in the U.S., website crashes immediately

The Canadian/American actor says the passion project has been 10 years in the making
Horgan silent on China’s alleged genocide tied to B.C. trade agreement

Horgan silent on China’s alleged genocide tied to B.C. trade agreement

B.C. has an MOU on China’s Belt and Road Initiative, which is seen by some as a primary motive behind acts to suppress Muslims in Xinjiang
Employee at Burnaby McDonald's location tests positive for COVID-19

Employee at Burnaby McDonald's location tests positive for COVID-19

The location of the fast-food chain is not considered a public exposure risk by Fraser Health