Wildfires Are Now So Bad That Scientists Are Using Them to Study Nuclear War
A smoke plume from the 2017 wildfires in the Pacific Northwest mirrored simulations of nuclear winter, and showed that the aftermath of a nuke war may be worse than anticipated.
A Teacher Was Suspended for Showing Teens 'Salad Fingers'
We are so old.
Missing Teens Now Suspects In Multiple Murders In Northern BC
The two teens were initially deemed missing but are now considered suspects in connection to the murder of Lucas Fowler and Chynna Deese, and a unidentified man found near their burning truck.
What We Know About the American-Australian Couple Murdered in Northern Canada
The bodies of Chynna Deese and Lucas Fowler were found near the Alaska Highway in northern B.C.
More Drug Users Are Intentionally Using Fentanyl Amid Overdose Crisis, Study Finds
The way we think about harm reduction and fentanyl should change, Canadian researchers suggest.
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Smuggler’s Inn Owner Charged With, Uh, Smuggling
The owner and manager of a bed and breakfast on the Canadian-American border is facing charges relating to smuggling people into Canada.
I'm a Paramedic, Please Stop Asking Me the Worst Thing I've Ever Seen
As a first responder, I’ve been asked this question countless times. Trust me, you don’t want to know.
How the NDP Tested Its Federal Election Strategy in Burnaby South
Expect more left-populist rhetoric from freshly-elected leader Jagmeet Singh, say political observers.
Anti-Vaccine Group's Billboard Blitz in Toronto Just Got Cut Short
The billboards will be taken down following outcry over their "dangerous" messages that questioned vaccine science.
Drug Policy Experts Call for Legal Heroin Sales to Combat Overdose Crisis
A new report cites medication buyers clubs that emerged during the HIV/AIDS crisis as a model for its proposed heroin buyers clubs.
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Passport Cannabis: British Columbia
After travelling around Canada to learn how cannabis legalization has been implemented in different provinces, Sarah Ratchford heads to BC for our fourth and final episode of Passport Cannabis.
BC’s Floating Feet Mystery Is More Boring Than You Think
For more than a decade, feet have been washing up on BC coasts, leaving many wondering where the hell they’re coming from.