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It's the news Metro Vancouver drivers have been dreading. Gas prices have reached record highs and as @JasmineBala_  reports, they'll climb even higher on Friday.

TONIGHT ON GLOBAL NEWS HOUR AT 6: A seniors' housing co-op in Delta is under fire for a proposed rule that would ban members from living together if they're not in a "marriage-like" relationship.

WHL players will don a special Truth and Reconciliation logo, designed by Métis artist Kim Vizi-Carmen, on their helmets to recognize and commemorate the legacy of residential schools this Orange Shirt Day.

Canadian rockers are coming together to raise money for cancer research in support of former Prism drummer Rocket Norton - who has been a fixture of Vancouver's music scene since the 1960s. As #ThisIsBC 's @GlobalDurant  tells us, it promises to be quite a show.

B.C. is making a number of changes to help ease the pressure on our health-care system, including expanding what pharmacists and first responders can do. @richardzussman  has the details. More:

‘The Sky’s Not LimitGirls Fly Too‘ was supposed to take off this weekend, but organizers of the event designed to get women and girls into aviation say it had to be cancelled at the last minute over a dispute with Transport Canada. More:

Despite the lifting of Canadian border restrictions, there is no timeline to reopen our side of Peace Arch Park. Paul Johnson reports part of the issue is a dispute over parking and access with Semiahmoo First Nation, which predates the pandemic. More:

The family of an autistic man in the Lower Mainland is suing the province and a care home, alleging he was subjected to a “harmful and injurious living environment” while in residential care as a minor.


What's in a name? Global BC reporter @NeetuGarcha  explores that question as she describes how she’s been saying her own name wrong most of her life, why she’s decided to stop and how to say it correctly.

#UPDATE @VancouverPD  have revised their estimate of the crowd size at th #ClimateStrike  featurin @GretaThunberg  up to between 12,000 and 15,000 #fridaysforfuture  #vancouver 

#BREAKING : Quebec City police are hunting for a man dressed in medieval clothing and armed with a bladed weapon who they say has left ``multiple victims'' near the national assembly. Police asking people to stay indoors. The number of those hurt and the severity is not known.

B.C. baby first to get health card without gender marker. “For us, it’s a huge step forward,” the baby's parent said

BREAKING: Effective immediately, all customers, including bars, pubs, restaurants and the public, will be rationed to no more than three of any individual items of liquor, with the exception of beer.

#WATCH : Counter-demonstrators disrupt a convoy protesting COVID-19 measures in Vancouver. READ MORE:

"You think that you're invincible? You're not." Melissa Hance lost her 46-year-old husband, the father of her two sons, to #COVID19 . He died in his sleep, at home. She's sharing her family's heartbreaking story as a warning to others. @emadagahi  reports.

Here’s how the B.C. RCMP have been prohibiting the working news media at the Fairy Creek blockade. They insist their exclusion zone gives them the power to control the movements of journalists on public land and pick and choose what journalists can cover.

Some very shocked swimmers had a close encounter with a group of orcas off Quadra Island. The group is part of the T090 pod, which is a family of well-known whales.