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The World’s Lowest Fertility Rate

According to official numbers released on Aug. 24. South Korea’s fertility rate…


FILE - Dogs are seen in a cage at a dog meat farm in Siheung, South Korea, Feb. 23, 2018. South Korea said Thursday, Nov. 25, 2021, it’ll launch a government-led task force to consider outlawing dog meat consumption, about two months after the country’s president offered to look into ending the centuries-old eating practice. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon, File)

South Korea to launch task force on banning dog meat

Restaurants that serve dog meat are dwindling in the country, while pet popularity climbs


Vince Croker (right) fears this photo might represent the last time he sees his dad. It was taken in the summer at the Waverly Seniors Village in Chilliwack, which is firmly locked down right now due to the COVID-19 pandemic. (Submitted photo)

Korean War hero Ray Croker spending Remembrance Day in lockdown as pandemic rages on

A resident of the Waverly Seniors Village in Chilliwack, Croker can’t even see his wife


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