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Opinion: Mental health can't be ignored during work injury recovery

Opinion: Mental health can't be ignored during work injury recovery

Struggling with mental health can increase the risk of work injuries, and work injuries can give rise to, or worsen, mental health challenges.
B.C. bar fined $9K for serving after hours, drinking bartender and document violations

B.C. bar fined $9K for serving after hours, drinking bartender and document violations

An inspector witnessed an on-duty bartender drinking potato vodka at the Prince Rupert bar.
Video technology considers “near misses” in New West road safety review

Video technology considers “near misses” in New West road safety review

“Emerging technology” helps New Westminster assess problem areas as part of road safety review in Sapperton.
Impaired B.C. nurse kept painkilling drugs from patients, college finds

Impaired B.C. nurse kept painkilling drugs from patients, college finds

Unnamed nurse suspended for one week, faces practice restrictions and medical monitoring.
New West supports efforts to improve safety on East Columbia Street

New West supports efforts to improve safety on East Columbia Street

Short-term and longer-term safety initiatives planned on East Columbia and Brunette site where a pedestrian was killed.
New decals alert police that they're dealing with someone with autism

New decals alert police that they're dealing with someone with autism

The decals ask officers to be aware that the person may be non-verbal, have heightened anxiety, be resistant to authority or unaware of danger and may run away
Harbour Air ends Vancouver-Butchart scheduled summer service

Harbour Air ends Vancouver-Butchart scheduled summer service

The company is also cutting scheduled flights between Vancouver and Patricia Bay for the rest of the summer, citing low demand.
10 essential tips to keep your pets cool and safe this summer

10 essential tips to keep your pets cool and safe this summer

Limiting exercise is one way to reduce overheating during hot weather.
What is listeriosis, the illness recently linked to a recall of plant-based milks?

What is listeriosis, the illness recently linked to a recall of plant-based milks?

Two people have died and several others are sick with listeriosis in an outbreak that triggered a national recall of certain plant-based milk. WHAT IS LISTERIA? The Listeria bacterium is found in soil, sewage and untreated water.
14-hour concrete pour planned for Pattullo project in New West

14-hour concrete pour planned for Pattullo project in New West

About 60 trucks expected to deliver concrete to New West for “continuous concrete pour” for Pattullo Bridge replacement project.