Highlights / Surrey. B.C.

Society

It’s hard to find a gym when you’re homeless. So Shane Knight built one in the woods

Shane Knight doesn’t have a fixed address but if you’re ever looking for him, the gym is a good place to start. He’s a health nut who wears heavy chains around his neck when he does dips and carries protein» 

Environment, Society

Desperate B.C. homeowner cuts tree used for nesting by feral peacocks

A homeowner in Surrey, British Columbia, is facing a $1,000 fine for cutting a large tree in front of his house in a desperate attempt to drive away more than 40 feral peacocks that used it for roosting for years.» 

Health, Society

Drug overdose spike prompts warning in B.C.

There’s been a spike in drug overdoes in the Vancouver suburb of Surrey, prompting health officials to warn that all illicit drugs may be contaminated with lethal substances. The upsurge began two weekends ago when 43 persons overdosed between Friday»