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'Need to reduce': Moving to a plant-based diet could help Canada reach climate goals

'Need to reduce': Moving to a plant-based diet could help Canada reach climate goals

The way Canadians eat could be a major help or hindrance to Canada's 2030 climate targets. If the majority of Canadians consumed less meat, Canada could cut its emissions in half by 2030, a new report shows.
New freezer will help Sechelt Hospital store specialized medications

New freezer will help Sechelt Hospital store specialized medications

Recent donation to the Sechelt Hospital Foundation fills a crucial need
COVID-19 metrics decline in B.C.

COVID-19 metrics decline in B.C.

COVID-19 deaths, cases, hospitalizations, ICU patient counts all fall
Foldable pre-fabricated housing pops up on the Sunshine Coast

Foldable pre-fabricated housing pops up on the Sunshine Coast

Rohe Homes, a Vancouver-based start up, unveiled their first model in Sechelt
Volume of SCRD bylaw infraction fines hits new high

Volume of SCRD bylaw infraction fines hits new high

It’s been a busy July and August for Sunshine Coast Regional District (SCRD) bylaw enforcement officers. In six weeks, they have issued nearly $30,000 in fines with an additional $7,000 worth pending issuance this week.
Sunshine Coast physicians plead for help from the province

Sunshine Coast physicians plead for help from the province

On Aug. 13, 16 doctors sent a letter to the Premier and Ministry of Health about the urgent need for more space – and funds – to practice on the Coast
Another heat wave hitting the Coast

Another heat wave hitting the Coast

For the second time this summer, the Sunshine Coast Regional District (SCRD) is opening the doors of two cooling centres. On Wednesday and Thursday, high temperatures are predicted for much of B.C.
Province, shíshálh Nation share consultation list for dock management plan

Province, shíshálh Nation share consultation list for dock management plan

The province and shíshálh Nation released a preliminary list of seven local government and interested third parties to be consulted during negotiations on dock management plan, which includes the Pender Harbour and Area Residents Association. 
Camp counsellor to swim from Squamish to Gambier Island

Camp counsellor to swim from Squamish to Gambier Island

Just before 6 a.m. on Aug. 19, Crawford is set to start a 31-kilometre swim from Squamish to Gambier Island.
Your posture when taking a pill greatly affects when it kicks in

Your posture when taking a pill greatly affects when it kicks in

If you want your painkiller to kick in as soon as possible, lie down on your right side when taking a pill.