Physicians and nurse practitioners will now be able to prescribe pharmaceutical alternatives to street drugs “to help separate more people from the poisoned street drug supply to save lives and provide opportunities for ongoing care, treatment and support,” B.C.’s provincial health officer said.
Environment Canada meteorologist Armel Castellan and CBC meteorologist Johanna Wagstaffe answer your questions about smoke flowing into B.C. from the catastrophic wildfires in the U.S.
The drying power of hotter summers means replanted seedlings need extra shade, which is in short supply in clear-cut areas, says Kevin Kriese, chair of the Forest Practices Board.
Anna Winter was told it would take 48 hours to find out if her four-year-old was sick. It took four days.