Vaughn Palmer: NDP politicians yawn as doctors call it quits

Credit to Author: Massey Padgham| Date: Fri, 28 Jan 2022 00:01:05 +0000

VICTORIA — The pending closure of three medical clinics in the provincial capital region threatens to exacerbate a doctor shortage and increase waiting times at remaining clinics. The trend also raises a challenge for the NDP government, which holds six of the seven legislature seats in and around Victoria. The New Democrats, like the B.C. […]

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Former B.C. legislature clerk's cufflinks, whisky subject of indictment: Crown

Credit to Author: The Canadian Press| Date: Tue, 25 Jan 2022 19:59:16 +0000

Court has heard that the allegations relate to a $258,000 retirement allowance, a wood splitter and trailer, and travel expenses over the course of James’s tenure as clerk from 2011 until he was placed on leave in 2018.

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Is help is on the way for people in 'horrendous' homeless camp full of debris, despair, death?

Credit to Author: Lori Culbert| Date: Sat, 22 Jan 2022 19:30:27 +0000

Homelessness is more complex and dire on suburban streets. Mayors want money for supported housing. The province promised some aid this week.

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