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B.C. announces $29 million in funding for women, minorities in the technology sector

B.C. announces $29 million in funding for women, minorities in the technology sector

VANCOUVER — The B.C. government is teaming up with community partners, spending millions to get more women and minorities into the technology sector. The government, Crown agency Innovate B.C.

Victoria police officer in hospital after being struck by vehicle, driver arrested

VICTORIA — A Victoria police officer has been seriously injured after being struck by a vehicle on a city street.
BC SPCA offering half-priced animal adoptions to free up shelter space

BC SPCA offering half-priced animal adoptions to free up shelter space

50% off adoption fees for all companion animals – dogs, cats, puppies, kittens, rabbits and small animals, as well as for farm animals, with the exception of horses - for 10 days.
Vancouver Park Board considers ban on feeding any wild animal, bird, in city parks

Vancouver Park Board considers ban on feeding any wild animal, bird, in city parks

VANCOUVER — Park board commissioners in Vancouver are preparing to vote on a proposal that could impose stiff fines for feeding any type of wildlife in city parks.
Province extends cap on food delivery fees

Province extends cap on food delivery fees

In a bid to maintain a lifeline for the province’s restaurants, the provincial government has extended the cap on fees for food delivery companies such as Skip the Dishes and Door Dash.
Man dies in ATV accident near Kelowna, second man seriously injured: RCMP

Man dies in ATV accident near Kelowna, second man seriously injured: RCMP

KELOWNA, B.C. — One man is dead and another is in hospital following an all terrain vehicle accident in a remote area near Kelowna, B.C. Kelowna RCMP Const.
IHIT investigating after body found in burned-out truck near Maple Ridge. B.C.

IHIT investigating after body found in burned-out truck near Maple Ridge. B.C.

MAPLE RIDGE, B.C. — British Columbia's homicide team is investigating the discovery of a body found inside a pick up truck destroyed by fire in Maple Ridge.
UPDATED: Meng Wanzhou leaves Vancouver after striking deal with U.S.

UPDATED: Meng Wanzhou leaves Vancouver after striking deal with U.S.

“It appears that this extradition proceeding has reached its final chapter,” Crown prosecutor says
80% of B.C. residents fully vaccinated, while most in hospital not fully immunized

80% of B.C. residents fully vaccinated, while most in hospital not fully immunized

VICTORIA — British Columbia has hit the 80 per cent mark with the number of eligible residents who have received both doses of a COVID-19 vaccine.
B.C. Premier John Horgan promises more funding for depleted supply of naloxone kits

B.C. Premier John Horgan promises more funding for depleted supply of naloxone kits

CHILLIWACK, B.C. — British Columbia's supply of naloxone for police departments is depleted, forcing some to pay for their own kits of the overdose-reversing drug.