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Surrey RCMP respond to drug overdose involving five people

Surrey RCMP respond to drug overdose involving five people

SURREY, B.C. — The RCMP say naloxone was used to help five people who overdosed after using drugs together in the early hours of Saturday morning. They say officers initially responded to a report of a gas leak inside a Surrey, B.C., home at 1:48 a.
Fraser Health reports new COVID-19 outbreaks at care home and meat packing facility

Fraser Health reports new COVID-19 outbreaks at care home and meat packing facility

SURREY, B.C. — Fraser Health has declared new outbreaks of COVID-19 at a meat processing facility in Surrey, B.C., and two area long-term care homes. The health authority says evidence of transmission was found among staff at J&L Beef Ltd.

Emergency personnel respond to multi person drug overdose inside Surrey residence

SURREY, B.C. — The RCMP say officers found five people unresponsive in a Surrey, B.C., residence when they responded to a call early Saturday morning. Police say it was initially reported as a gas leak incident.
Anti-mask group disrupts BC Ferries sailing from Nanaimo to West Vancouver

Anti-mask group disrupts BC Ferries sailing from Nanaimo to West Vancouver

VANCOUVER — Police in West Vancouver were called to meet a BC Ferries vessel as it docked in Horseshoe Bay on Saturday after people opposed to public health restrictions aimed at fighting the spread of COVID-19 caused disturbances on board.
Bat Week in B.C. uncovers tequila connection

Bat Week in B.C. uncovers tequila connection

International Bat Week is all about appreciating these animals and their benefits
3 more B.C. flights flagged for potential COVID-19 exposure

3 more B.C. flights flagged for potential COVID-19 exposure

All passengers who have travelled outside of Canada are required to self-isolate and monitor for symptoms for 14 days upon their arrival.
BC Conservative leader was fined in 2018 for discrimination in sexual harassment case

BC Conservative leader was fined in 2018 for discrimination in sexual harassment case

“No, I will not step down,” says Peace River North candidate Trevor Bolin says
Police called after anti-mask protesters cause disturbance on Horseshoe Bay ferry

Police called after anti-mask protesters cause disturbance on Horseshoe Bay ferry

At least a dozen anti-mask protesters were acting verbally abusive to other ferry travellers who were wearing masks
How to 'shop small' during Canada's Small Business Week

How to 'shop small' during Canada's Small Business Week

Prior to the pandemic, small businesses accounted for 97.9 per cent of all businesses in the country
These vibrant Vancouver fall foliage snaps will take your breath away (PHOTOS)

These vibrant Vancouver fall foliage snaps will take your breath away (PHOTOS)

Fall for the city all over again with a look through these dazzling autumn snaps.