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Enrolment growth helps boost New Westminster school funding

Enrolment growth helps boost New Westminster school funding

But the New Westminster school district's 2021/22 budget still faces challenges, including an ongoing structural deficit of more than $1 million
B.C. again sets records for COVID-19 hospitalizations, ICU patients, active cases, new vaccinations

B.C. again sets records for COVID-19 hospitalizations, ICU patients, active cases, new vaccinations

Number of people with variant-of-concern infections has declined by 48, to 212.
Henry sends mixed messages on outdoor gatherings ahead of hot weekend

Henry sends mixed messages on outdoor gatherings ahead of hot weekend

B.C. provincial health officer has left a public health order allowing up to 10 people to gather outside while stating, 'Even if we can see people outside of our household, we shouldn’t right now.'
New West school district plans demolition of two city schools

New West school district plans demolition of two city schools

New Westminster Secondary School demolition will be 'complex' because of Massey Theatre, school district says
Hot, hot, hot: B.C. smashed 12 weather records Thursday

Hot, hot, hot: B.C. smashed 12 weather records Thursday

It's about to get even warmer in Vancouver, too.
Federal inspection halts Trans Mountain logging in Burnaby

Federal inspection halts Trans Mountain logging in Burnaby

Reports of federally protected birds and their nests being destroyed prompted a visit from federal wildlife officers earlier this week
Armed and sleepy driver takes off on New West police over spike belt, through downtown

Armed and sleepy driver takes off on New West police over spike belt, through downtown

The suspect now faces multiple charges
Grocery store staff across Metro Vancouver confirmed positive for COVID-19

Grocery store staff across Metro Vancouver confirmed positive for COVID-19

Including workers at stores located in Vancouver, Langley, and Port Coquitlam.
How are COVID-19 exposures trending in New West schools?

How are COVID-19 exposures trending in New West schools?

Exposure notifications were down in the month between March 5 and April 8 compared to the month before, but self-isolation notices are up
New West school district condemns threats against board chair

New West school district condemns threats against board chair

"Gender and race-based threats and violence have no place in our schools or our community," says the statement issued April 15