VANCOUVER — Illicit drugs have always been a problem in port cities, but experts say the emergence of highly potent synthetic opioids that are fuelling British Columbia’s overdose crisis are slipping through borders in new ways, presenting challenges for law enforcement.
VANCOUVER — Survivors of a fiery plane crash just outside Vancouver’s international airport have won access to an audio recording of what was happening in the cockpit before their aircraft plummeted from the sky.
VICTORIA — A series of small earthquakes off Vancouver Island in recent days likely aren’t a precursor of bigger shake-ups to come, but are a reminder of the complex geological zones along coastal British Columbia, says a federal seismologist.
WEST KELOWNA, B.C. — The Solicitor General’s Ministry says a man behind a large stolen vehicle and parts operation in West Kelowna, B.C., will hand over motorcycles, vehicle parts and equipment to the province’s Civil Forfeiture Office.