Man dead after targeted shooting in Burnaby
The Vancouver Sun
by Carey Bermingham
4h ago
A man has been found dead in a vehicle in Burnaby after what police believe was a targeted shooting. Read More ..read more
Visit website
Killer gets 15-year sentence for 2020 shooting of Vancouver shop owner
The Vancouver Sun
by Kim Bolan
4h ago
Santana McElroy recalled Thursday how she sat on the sidewalk outside Main Street's Dank Mart after getting the devastating news that the love of her life, Amin Shahin Shakur, had been shot to death behind his store an hour earlier. Read More ..read more
Visit website
Rachael Allen: Our unhoused loved ones are dying before their time 
The Vancouver Sun
by Hardip Johal
4h ago
Our loved ones — neighbours, friends, children, and co-workers — are dying. Lives are ending from fatal overdoses due to a toxic drug supply amidst the ongoing opioid crisis. Those experiencing homelessness, in addition to substance use, are dying younger and faster than those living in more affluent areas of Metro Vancouver. Read More ..read more
Visit website
Sarah Roth: We need to fix inequities in B.C. cancer care
The Vancouver Sun
by Hardip Johal
4h ago
More news, fewer ads: Our in-depth journalism is possible thanks to the support of our subscribers. For just $3.50 per week, you can get unlimited, ad-lite access to The Vancouver Sun, The Province, National Post and 13 other Canadian news sites. Support us by subscribing today: The Vancouver Sun | The Province. Read More ..read more
Visit website
Fake nurse cared for 899 patients while working at B.C. Women's Hospital, health authority says
The Vancouver Sun
by Joseph Ruttle
4h ago
The Provincial Health Services Authority has confirmed a fake nurse who worked in a surgical unit at B.C. Women's Hospital was involved in the care of 899 patients before her fraud was exposed. Read More ..read more
Visit website
Van Isle Violet predicts six more weeks of winter
The Vancouver Sun
by Lora Grindlay
8h ago
Don’t pack away your winter clothing just yet. Van Isle Violet is predicting six more weeks of winter. Read More ..read more
Visit website
Plane routes to YVR are being updated and some communities aren't happy about it
The Vancouver Sun
by Susan Lazaruk
8h ago
The company responsible for controlling Canada’s air traffic says it’s modernizing operations in southern B.C. and Vancouver Island to make it more efficient and less polluting. Read More ..read more
Visit website
B.C.'s harm-reduction and addiction treatment systems plagued by gaps
The Vancouver Sun
by Katie DeRosa
8h ago
In the same week that the province's decriminalization rollout marked a shift in drug policy, grim figures from the B.C. Coroners Service — which show people continue to die in near record numbers due to the toxic drug supply — laid bare the gaps in the province's harm reduction and addiction treatment system. Read More ..read more
Visit website
Fisheries scientists call out Ottawa for 'flawed' sea lice report
The Vancouver Sun
by Derrick Penner
8h ago
A group of 16 fisheries scientists are calling out the federal Fisheries Department for what they call a flawed report that concluded sea lice from salmon farms on the West Coast posed little risk to juvenile wild salmon. Read More ..read more
Visit website
Ian Mulgrew: Why B.C.'s decriminalization experiment won't stop the drug deaths and misery
The Vancouver Sun
by Ian Mulgrew
8h ago
The three-year drug decriminalization experiment in B.C. is a waste of time and a halfway whistle-stop of pain on the road to regulation. Read More ..read more
Visit website

Follow The Vancouver Sun on Feedspot

Continue with Google
OR