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When’s the last time we challenged ourselves and thought about doing something new?

Whether we like to admit it or not we are creatures of habit

  • Dec 14, 2018

Robert Barron column: Exciting work at ancient native village

I can’t wait to visit Ye’yumnuts when all the work is done.

Milder than usual weather expected on Vancouver Island

Winter and pre-spring will likely feature plenty of rain and little snow

  • Nov 28, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Speaker Darryl Plecas demonstrates his character again

B.C. legislature speaker’s latest self-serving move is incredible

Positive thoughts combat the effects of stress

Some tips for a daily routine to alter our lives

  • Nov 24, 2018

Much to honour about our veterans and their sacrifices

The Crow’s Nest opened during the Second World War for naval officers

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Andrew Wilkinson on the year that was, and the year it will be.
National security comes first: Minister on Huawei 5G review
Father emotional after Humboldt Broncos GoFundMe payouts approved
Pro-pipeline advocates picket Bill Morneau speech in Calgary

COLUMN: Higher interest rates will slow B.C. economy after ‘unusually robust’ show

Jock Finlayson is executive vice president and chief policy officer of the Business Council of BC

  • Nov 20, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Setting speed limits in a post-fact political environment

Media prefer ‘speed kills’ narrative, even when it fails to appear

Social media leaves anyone with an opinion vulnerable to scorched-earth attacks

Demonize and dog-pile. If you disagree with me, you are not only wrong, you are evil. The enemy…

  • Nov 15, 2018

Auspicious start for new North Cowichan mayor

The swearing-in ceremony for the Municipality of North Cowichan a breath of fresh air

B.C. VIEWS: Seniors home worker discrimination finally ending

Health Minister Adrian Dix righting a serious wrong

Robert Barron column: Veterans should be honoured on Remembrance Day

The Crow’s Nest was opened during the Second World War for naval officers

Wolf: Keeping score is part of life

Fun is always paramount in youth sports - but winning and losing provide valuable lessons

Proposed law could treat serious offenders lightly

If Bill C-75 passes in its present form, criminals of various kinds will almost certainly be heartened and emboldened by the prospect of lighter penalties.

Do we have the right to know in Kilmer case?

When is it OK to invade an individual’s privacy for the sake of a story?

B.C. VIEWS: Going back to the disco era of labour relations

NDP may remove restrictions on school strikes, union sign-ups

B.C. dentist fills a need in the world’s poorest countries

What we do gives people hope. It’s a good feeling to help people who have so little”

  • Nov 3, 2018

Mary Lowther column: A gardener only as good as their tools

I wish I’d paid more attention to my garden tools when I was younger.

  • Nov 1, 2018

Warren Goulding column: Do we have the right to know?

When is it OK to invade an individual’s privacy for the sake of a story?

Alistair MacGregor column: The Salish Sea – a parking lot for freighters

All the communities around the anchorages sites are now equally sharing the pain.

  • Oct 31, 2018