It’s not all doom and gloom out there in the local media. People are getting stabbed in Whistler and Prince George has a huge forest fire on their hands early in the season but even we can’t accuse the mainstream media outlets in Vancouver of only focusing on the negative. Here’s a roundup of 7 of the more awesome stories that were published by the big dogs this week.
Photo: Andy Sward. He's walking from St John's to Vancouver picking up bottles and donating the proceeds to charities
Vancouver teen wins US$50,000 for simple, inexpensive #HIV test - Huffington Post BC
B.C. doctor says perfect vision possible with Bionic Lens - CTV Vancouver
Vancouver Foundation to make its research available for free - Globe and Mail BC