The proportion of deaths where fentanyl was detected in toxicology tests jumped to about 60 per cent.
B.C. Compassion Club Society - North Americas oldest medical marijuana dispensary - demands to know why it's being targeted in clampdown.
A total of 16 drug overdoses, including six in a single hour, have been reported in Vancouver – and fentanyl is the suspected culprit. Police in the city say they handled six overdoses between 7.30...
'They weren't motivated to do much of anything except play video games,' says defence lawyer.
As Idle No More's first year anniversary approaches on Dec.10, Indigenous women in BC are making dents towards equality for Aboriginal people, youth, and women.
The Vancouver Convention Centre was overflowing with black ties and evening gowns at the OSP 15th Anniversary Gala, with everyone looking chic as they mingled and sipped on a glass of wine.
National health insurance challenge: one in six BC residents too poor to pay for prescription drugs, a new report in Canadian Medical Association Journal says, calling for change.
It's more than just a simple funding formula: changes proposed by the Harper government could change Canadian health care in fundamental ways, warns Council of Canadians' Maude Barlow.
900 officers stage raids over alleged attempted murder, prostitution, firearms and drug trafficking.
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