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B.C.'s health care system "at risk of imploding upon itself"

B.C.'s health care system "at risk of imploding upon itself"

Provincial Liberal leader open to all ideas to restore 'crumbling' state of medicare
Germany keen on Canadian gas

Germany keen on Canadian gas

German Chancellor Olaf Scholz is expected to visit Canada later this month; environmental groups call on Ottawa to reject any proposals to build East Coast LNG
B.C. drinkers shift to spirits, away from beer and wine

B.C. drinkers shift to spirits, away from beer and wine

Vodka is by far the most purchased product in the spirits category.
Welding tonight on Taylor Bridge

Welding tonight on Taylor Bridge

Contractor hoping rain will end by this evening to allow crews to carry out the work
Mental health walk ends early

Mental health walk ends early

Crossing three provinces by foot a huge feat for Chetwynd's Stan Fraser: “I’ve met some incredible people, far more than I expected to reach"
B.C. COVID-19 ICU patient count at two-month high

B.C. COVID-19 ICU patient count at two-month high

Most pandemic data metrics have been relatively flat in past month
B.C. expected to stay hotter than average through September

B.C. expected to stay hotter than average through September

The superintendent of predictive services with the BC Wildfire Service said "this fire season is trending similar to 2020 and 2011, so far."
A 'very unique' Commonwealth Games

A 'very unique' Commonwealth Games

Wonowon's Bo Hedges on 3-on-3 basketball and the Commonwealth Games
WANTED: Brent Johnstone

WANTED: Brent Johnstone

Brent Forrest Johnstone, 36, is wanted on seven warrants for theft under $5,000
Dual credits for ECE students

Dual credits for ECE students

Fort St. John high school students considering a career in early childhood education are among those benefiting from a new dual credit system being rolled out across the province.