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How one Metro Vancouver non-profit is helping the homeless during the COVID-19 crisis (VIDEO)

How one Metro Vancouver non-profit is helping the homeless during the COVID-19 crisis (VIDEO)

We're being asked to stay home to stop the spread of COVID-19, but what about those who have no home to stay in?
Federal prison COVID-19 cases in Canada double over two weeks

Federal prison COVID-19 cases in Canada double over two weeks

And half of those cases are in one B.C. facility
CARTOON: A second life for your clothes

CARTOON: A second life for your clothes

People making their own masks means those old shirts get a second life. Maybe before some of us are ready.
49% of British Columbians say home internet slower due to COVID-19 pandemic

49% of British Columbians say home internet slower due to COVID-19 pandemic

38% of Canadians also say their home internet connection is slower than before the COVID-19 pandemic and social distancing began.
Fresh Sheet: These 5 Vancouver restaurants have just launched takeout and delivery

Fresh Sheet: These 5 Vancouver restaurants have just launched takeout and delivery

Any way you slice it, the restaurant scene in Vancouver is possibly more dynamic and inventive now than before
'A lifeboat in the ocean:' Nurses on life inside a downtown Vancouver hospital

'A lifeboat in the ocean:' Nurses on life inside a downtown Vancouver hospital

"I just wonder, when we come through the other side, how different will we be?"
More layoffs, cuts anticipated by Vancouver city councillors as pandemic persists

More layoffs, cuts anticipated by Vancouver city councillors as pandemic persists

Vancouver city council meets Tuesday for its fourth virtual meeting of the pandemic to discuss the city’s dire financial state.
LETTER: 7 p.m. frontline worker cheer is offensive to my sensibilities

LETTER: 7 p.m. frontline worker cheer is offensive to my sensibilities

"Please stop the circus."
Saskatchewan could be on the verge of a COVID-19 miracle

Saskatchewan could be on the verge of a COVID-19 miracle

Number of recovered cases has overtaken number of current cases, meaning COVID-19 is on the decline in the province
Scam stock letter with COVID-19 message lands in B.C. mailboxes

Scam stock letter with COVID-19 message lands in B.C. mailboxes

Did you get this one, too? One Metro Vancouver member of law enforcement did - and he's cautioning everyone it's a scam