June heat wave killed 569 people in B.C., coroners service

Credit to Author: Nathan Griffiths| Date: Sun, 01 Aug 2021 00:39:28 +0000

“The number of deaths reported is a 300 per cent increase over the number of deaths that had been reported to the B.C. Coroners Service during the same period in previous years.” — Lisa Lapointe, B.C.’s chief coroner

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Surrey Central bus loop closed due to a 'police incident'

Credit to Author: Cheryl Chan| Date: Sat, 17 Jul 2021 02:12:04 +0000

The Surrey Central bus loop was closed Friday evening because of a police incident. Metro Vancouver Transit Police told people to avoid the area as several ambulances and police cruisers swarmed the area outside Surrey Central SkyTrain station. Unconfirmed reports say two men were involved in a stabbing. Images from the scene show first responders […]

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