ICBC rates to increase by 6.4 per cent

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“Drastic action is needed to fix ICBC’s devastating financial crisis, but BC drivers should not be forced to pay 20 per cent basic rate hikes today because of mismanagement that goes back years.” Attorney General David Eby

Confronting the fentanyl crisis

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“Center of Gravity was an interesting test of how integrating medical and harm reduction approaches can create a dynamic festival health space. I think the inclusion of these major events, especially Pride and Center of Gravity show how harm reduction mentality is beginning to be adopted by the general public.” – Alex Betsos, co-founder and volunteer coordinator at Karmik

DSU changes policies for student clubs

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“I think that clubs are a great way for students to get that first-level engagement on campus, because you’re really just going in and finding that thing you share as an interest with someone, and that’s how all sort of connections are made.” Aran Armutlu, director of finance, DSU

Toll fees no more

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“For me, it’s a positive change as I have to take the Port Mann bridge to get to school, and paying [approximately $3] every time you cross does add up.” Sarah Morse

Foundation announces new executives

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“This is a tremendous way to be able to increase funding available for students and increase the number of students who will benefit.” – Leanne Poon