Matt Humphrey

Matt Humphrey is a producer and writer at CBC Vancouver.

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Okanagan mayors urge province to relax licence requirements for ride-hailing and taxi drivers

In a letter, four B.C. Okanagan mayors asked the province to reconsider driver's licence requirements for ride-hailing and taxi drivers.

'Ghost bike' memorial to be installed where Kelowna, B.C., cyclist was killed by truck

Ernie Gabbs died after a collision with a semi-trailer truck on Monday at the intersection of Dilworth Drive and Harvey Avenue. Kelowna RCMP are asking anyone who may have seen the fatal crash to come forward with information.

Injectable opioid treatment comes to Vancouver Island for first time

A method for treating opioid dependence, which allows patients to take medication through a syringe rather than orally is coming to Vancouver Island for the first time.

Page-turning turnover: Huge demand spurs Victoria book store to move to larger location

In a world of tablets and smartphones, it's hard to imagine a book store doing so well it needs to relocate to a larger venue. But that's what's happening at Russell Books in downtown Victoria, where demand has prompted a move to bigger digs across Fort Street.

These ice worms thrive on B.C. glaciers and now we might know why

A Washington state scientist and his team believe they've figured out how ice worms move from glacier to glacier along B.C.'s coast.

Vancouver man runs toward gunfire to help victims during Raptors parade shooting

When the sound of gunfire rang out through Downtown Toronto, Vancouver man Steve Kern was among those who ran toward the noise, trying to help.

Surrey man rides BMX bike across Canada after conquering addiction

Surrey resident Matthew Fee intends to travel more than 6,000 kilometers by BMX bike, from Halifax, N.S., to the B.C. Legislature in Victoria.

Canadian comedians lament loss of Vancouver comedy club

The Comedy Mix, one of only three commercial comedy clubs in Metro Vancouver, is closing its doors April 27.

British Columbia's Sri Lankan community reacts to deadly Easter Sunday explosions

British Columbians with ties to Sri Lanka say they are standing in solidarity with the victims of Sunday's bombing attack.

Surrey Vaisakhi parade draws crowd of 500,000 people

Every year at the Vaisakhi festival, thousands of people march through Surrey in celebration, and each year the Kang family prepares and distributes hundreds of potato patties.
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Police ask public's help identifying suspects in Vancouver assault captured on video

The Vancouver Police Department (VPD) is asking the public for help identifying two men in connection with two assaults which took place during a fight in Yaletown on March 31, 2018

Man accused of yelling slurs at Surrey vigil injured during arrest, police watchdog investigating

B.C.'s police watchdog is investigating after a man was injured while being arrested by Surrey RCMP officers on Sunday.

Surrey hospital discharged woman in medical need to Chilliwack shelter, says mayor

The mayor of Chilliwack says a 76-year-old woman with mobility issues and incontinence was discharged from Surrey Memorial Hospital and sent by taxi to a homeless shelter in his city last month.

Vancouver animator dusts off the holiday cartoon classics you've never heard of

Before people gathered in front of the television to watch such holiday classics as How the Grinch Stole Christmas and Frosty the Snowman, they would watch Chirstmas cartoons in movie theatres.

University of Victoria to equip security staff with EpiPens

The University of Victoria is taking a new approach in dealing with anaphylactic reactions.