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Vancouver’s opioid crisis can be measured in discarded needles

B.C.’s illicit-drug users are going through 15 million needles a year, and a lot wind up in alleys, parks and playgrounds. We followed the guy who picks them up.
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Fentanyl’s deadly toll rises in B.C.

After our June story on the killer drug taking over Canadian streets, fentanyl is back in the news with a new spate of tragic deaths