On Wednesday, a scaled-down version of the Tour De Rock made a special stop at the Lechinana household to give Lily the experience she missed out on last year, when cancer treatment prevented her from participating as a junior rider.
NDP Leader John Horgan rolled out a major campaign promise Wednesday, pledging to spend $1.4 billion over 10 years to build more long-term care-homes, and to ensure that residents have single rooms in the province's care-homes.
Homa Safaei says she faced discrimination based on her Muslim religion and Iranian origin at the hands of coworkers and supervisors at the Cowichan District Hospital in Duncan and St. Joseph's Hospital in Courtenay in 2016.
The mayors of British Columbia's 13 largest cities are calling on all provincial parties to commit to further action related to mental health and substance use, affordable housing, public transit and municipal finance reform ahead of next month's election.
While there are many impacts being felt by British Columbians because of COVID-19, a recent study suggests the pandemic could also be negatively impacting the mental health of those on the front lines of the crisis.