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Heat deaths expected to rise

Jul 27, 2021 / 6:40 pm

Photo: CTV News BC Coroners Service is revising the number of people who died as a result of our record heatwave and warning that the number is expected to change again. The BC Coroners Service announced on Monday that 815 people died during

YVR scraps vaccination plan

Jul 27, 2021 / 3:53 pm

Photo: CTV News Vancouver International Airport has reversed a decision made last week to separate arriving international passengers based on vaccination status. CTV News Vancouver is reporting YVR's first plan was to split travellers

Wild scooter manoeuvre

Jul 27, 2021 / 2:44 pm

Rob Gibson A near miss between a scooter and a vehicle at the intersection of Ellis Street and Lawrence Avenue was caught on dash camera recently. "He scared the s**t out of me. I'm not going to lie." Rob Philip tells Castanet

$2M for retirement

Jul 27, 2021 / 8:54 am

Photo: CTV News A B.C. woman got a fantastic retirement send-off this week. CTV News Vancouver is reporting, Lea Olsen from Port Coquitlam was just a week away from retirement when she discovered she had $2 million more to plan with after

More heat coming our way

Jul 26, 2021 / 4:16 pm

Photo: Richard Allison Environment Canada is preparing to issue another heat warning as we head into the long weekend. Meteorologist Doug Lundquist tells Castanet, "it won't be the kind of heat we had before where we were in the

Crane operator filmed fall

Jul 26, 2021 / 3:57 pm

Photo: Asiawire Chinese social media influencer and TikTok star Xiao Qiumei has died after falling 160 feet from a crane while recording a livestream video, in Quzhou, China. According to Business Insider, the 23-year-old was videoing herself

COVID closes restaurants

Jul 26, 2021 / 1:10 pm

Photo: CTV News UPDATE 1:11 p.m. You can add multiple restaurants to the list of possible COVID-19 exposures. BNA Brewing and the Train Station Pub have both indicated they have closed due to possible COVID-19 exposures. "Well

Vehicle fire on Coquihalla

Jul 26, 2021 / 12:12 pm

Rob Gibson Crews are cleaning up after a tractor trailer fire on the Coquihalla Highway on Monday morning. This video, taken by Julie Butchart Davis and shared on the Facebook page, Coquihalla Road Reports, shows a tractor trailer vehicle on

Coroner investigates crash

Jul 26, 2021 / 8:45 am

Photo: Contributed Kelowna RCMP and the BC Coroners Service is investigating a fatal single-vehicle collision on Springfield Road that occurred early Sunday morning. Emergency crews were called to the intersection Springfield Road and Burtch

Big White, 'here to help'

Jul 24, 2021 / 4:00 am

Photo: Big White Big White summer village As British Columbians cope with another serious wildfire season, as of Friday there have been almost 1,200 fires burning across the province since April. Tourists are uncertain whether to stay or
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