The victims, a 61-year-old man and a 52-year-old woman, were dropped off at the Mission Memorial Hospital with serious injuries just after midnight Saturday morning.
A lifelong resident of East Vancouver, Simon studied political science at the University of British Columbia and broadcast journalism at the British Columbia Institute of Technology.
Simon joined Vancouver’s CKNW AM980 in 2015 as a digital reporter, where he spent three years writing for the web and radio.
In August 2018, Simon moved to the Global BC online team where he chases, writes and produces online and video content.
He is a co-recipient of the 2016 RTDNA BC Region Dave Rogers Long Feature Award and BCAB Award for Excellence in News Reporting.
He is passionate about politics and current affairs, and is an avid cyclist who has travelled by bicycle through 13 countries.
A B.C. wedding planner says two years into the COVID-19 pandemic, her industry needs longer-term certainty around restrictions or many businesses risk going under.
Environment Canada extended a fog advisory Sunday for Metro Vancouver, the Fraser Valley, Greater Victoria and the Malahat Highway through to Monday afternoon.
A tug and boom broke the waterline last Monday, but locals believe it broke free from the sea floor Saturday after the volcanic eruption near Tonga.
A young driver blew the engine in “his mother’s car” trying to see how fast it could go, netting nearly $800 in fines.
Dozens of big rigs gathered in Delta before rolling out, and will be joined by groups from Vancouver Island and communities in the B.C. Interior as they make their way east.
Students are calling for an extension of remote learning, the creation of permanent hybrid learning and the provision of free N95 masks and rapid testing on all SFU campuses.
Truckers say highways through the province’s Interior suffer from a raft of dangerous problems, ranging from potholes to black ice to improperly or uncleared snow.
Devin Gallant’s family says they were told he needed emergency surgery last summer. The procedure was booked for December, but has since been cancelled four times.
Under the program, consumers will pay an extra 10 cents upfront for certain milk products, and can reclaim the deposit by returning the empty containers.
While children have seen less risk of severe physical illness from COVID-19, doctors say their mental health has been another story.
Abbotsford police said officers removed the two men from a Toronto to Vancouver Swoop Airlines flight, and that they had been banned from the airline.
The Vancouver Park Board says it has removed the “Barge Chilling Beach,” while its namesake barge remains washed up on shore following November’s powerful storms.
The union representing transit workers said wages, a lack of benefits for 40 per cent of members in the unit, pension and job security were its key issues.
Health officials reported 924 COVID-positive patients in hospital, an overnight increase of 33. Of them, 130 people were in critical or intensive care, an overnight increase of 11.