Province to open more emergency shelter spaces across BC

first_imgTo find a shelter, you can visit the Province’s website. VICTORIA, B.C. – The Government of British Columbia has announced that it is opening more emergency shelter spaces across the Province.According to the Government, people in need of a warm, safe place to go during the colder months will have access to additional emergency shelter spaces through the Province’s temporary and extreme weather response shelter programs.This season, the Province says it will be opening over 1,300 temporary shelter spaces and over 820 extreme weather response shelter spaces.- Advertisement -These emergency shelters supplement the more than 2,000 permanent, year-round emergency shelter spaces.The Government says it will continue to work with municipalities and communities to increase temporary and extreme weather spaces this winter.Extreme weather response shelters will be available from November 1, 2019, until March 31, 2020.Advertisementlast_img read more

MAN’S BODY DISCOVERED AT LAKE AFTER ABANDONED CAR FOUND NEARBY

first_imgBREAKING NEWS: Gardai are investigating the discovery of a man’s body in a lake in Fanad.The alarm was raised when a car was spotted at Killy Lake neat Tri-A-Lougha close to Fanad United’s football pitch.A search as launched and a man’s body was found a short time later in the lake. The body is believed to be that of a 63 years old local single man.The body was removed from the lake earlier this afternoon and removed to Letterkenny general Hospital.Gardai say there are no suspicious circumstances surrounding the death and foul play is not suspected.A Garda source revealed “We are not looking to interview anybody else in connection with this date at this stage.” EndsMAN’S BODY DISCOVERED AT LAKE AFTER ABANDONED CAR FOUND NEARBY was last modified: October 9th, 2011 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:bodyFanadGardaiKilly Lakelast_img read more