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B.C. skilled worker shortage could worsen in years to come

B.C. skilled worker shortage could worsen in years to come

At the same time, Dr. Neil Fassina says demographics suggest skilled trades technicians are beginning to move into the next part of their journey - retirement.
Trip and fall at hospital not work related, adjudicator finds

Trip and fall at hospital not work related, adjudicator finds

Decision means woman can take Northern Health through civil process for injuries allegedly suffered
Northern B.C. getting better highway cell coverage

Northern B.C. getting better highway cell coverage

The province is investing an additional $75 million to expand cell coverage
Several hurt in Victoria knife rampage

Several hurt in Victoria knife rampage

Man stabbed at least one person, slashed another, robbed at least two people and sparked a car crash involving two police vehicles and a taxi
Woman's hospital encounter in Vernon goes viral, viewed more than 215,000 times

Woman's hospital encounter in Vernon goes viral, viewed more than 215,000 times

"I don't want to be afraid to go to the ER in my own town," said Savanna Hedstorm
Time's up for mobile sauna operating at Esquimalt Lagoon

Time's up for mobile sauna operating at Esquimalt Lagoon

While the sauna was seen as a healthy and popular offering that went well with the trend of cold-ocean swimming, council has decided to end a temporary-use permit issued in January to Wildwood Saunas.
Nanaimo RCMP seek public help in latest shooting

Nanaimo RCMP seek public help in latest shooting

Both of the men who were shot in separate incidents in Nanaimo last week remain in hospital.
Attempt to recall Premier David Eby fails

Attempt to recall Premier David Eby fails

This is B.C.'s 28th recall petition against a sitting MLA — all of which have failed.
Hate crimes team joins investigation into attack on international student at Kelowna bus stop

Hate crimes team joins investigation into attack on international student at Kelowna bus stop

21-year-old Gagandeep Singh was viciously swarmed, suffering extensive non life-threatening injuries.
Be prepared for disaster: What goes into an emergency kit?

Be prepared for disaster: What goes into an emergency kit?

The majority of residents aren't ready for a major earthquake, flood or fire, but there is help available
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