Jon Hernandez - Page 1

9 Posts
0 Comments

Salmon farms not 'solely' to blame for growing B.C. sea lice infestations, claims DFO study

A government study claims fish farms aren't solely to blame for the growing prevalence of sea lice among wild salmon along the B.C. coast.The Fisheries and...

Blind B.C. woman files discrimination complaint over city roundabouts, bike lanes

Maria Kovacs won't risk waiting for the bus near her church on her own anymore. The last time she tried it, a cyclist hit her."When I got...

Canada overtakes U.K. as destination for Hong Kong students amid mounting exodus

Thousands of Hong Kong students are choosing to come to Canada over countries like the U.K. and Australia, with more and more of its citizens applying for study...

Derelict boats in Vancouver's False Creek a growing pain, say police, Transport Canada

A sunken wooden tugboat rests beneath the surface of Vancouver's False Creek near the Plaza of Nations. The old ship has been submerged for days...

Fixed-income B.C. veterans struggle to find affordable health services

For veteran Butch Boucher, the hardest part about serving off the coast of Somalia was the unknown. He was part of a navy crew escorting UN food...

Interest rate hike another blow to B.C. homeowners stretched thin

When Alex Tappin woke up on Wednesday, he discovered his monthly mortgage payments would be going up by yet another $250.It's the latest hike for the recent...

Parents raise concerns over ABC Vancouver's promise to bring back school liaison officers

Ken Sim and his newly elected slate are forging ahead with plans to bring police officers back to city schools — a move that would...

Amid ambulance shortage, unvaccinated B.C. medics say they want to get back to work

Michael Dunbar has spent the past year working as a medic at an industrial site near Kamloops, B.C., standing by his decision that cost him his job...

Pandemic-fuelled virtual health-care boom shows no signs of slowing, experts say

For years, Scott Lear tried to convince B.C.'s health authorities to adopt a virtual cardiac rehab program he developed for patients recovering from conditions like heart...

Latest articles