Columnists

B.C. VIEWS: Eliminating efficiency for farm workers

Don’t worry, NDP says, the B.C. economy’s booming

Cruelty of April continues to linger

Second year in a row for cooler, wet weather in the first full month of spring

  • Apr 19th, 2018

Humboldt ranks right up there with significant historical events

None of us will ever forget that fateful night of April 6

Vandekamp hiring an important step for Capitals

Former Nanaimo coach brings considerable experience and a winning attitude that’s been lacking

B.C. VIEWS: Pipeline theatre on TV and in court

John Horgan doesn’t have a hope on Trans Mountain, and he knows it

Who pays for journalism? One way or another — you

Tim Shoults of Aberdeen Publishing writes about Ed Greenspon’s report on the Canadian media industry

  • Apr 13th, 2018
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Lieutenant Governor Judith Guichon on leaving Government House
Funeral procession for Const. Ian Jordan
Minister blames 'uncertainty' for stalling pipeline expansion
Grand chief accuses feds of groveling to Kinder Morgan

Opposite emotional response to spring than you’d expect experienced by many indivduals

Those with Seasonal Affective Disorder sensitive to the happier times for most

  • Apr 13th, 2018

Humboldt tragedy strikes the hockey community hard

So many lives lost at once on a road trip just too hard to fathom

B.C. VIEWS: Plastic garbage in, garbage out

Why bag bans may actually make things worse

Pleasant surprise awaits upon arrival in war-torn Germany

Family breaks into songs of joy during chance reunion with father

  • Apr 7th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: More NDP myths to be shattered

Ferries aren’t highways, and other political realities that bite

‘Tis the season to turn the earth

Communities In Bloom provides Do It Now tips

  • Mar 30th, 2018

Government taking too long to decide on amalgamation vote

Hard to believe how the province is leaving the Cowichan Valley hanging

A moment’s distraction, a lifetime of pain

Distracted driving leaves much collateral damage in its wake

John White: We need more than a bandage for this wound

It does nothing to address the lack of actual ambulances in the West Kootenay.

B.C. VIEWS: Premier John Horgan sees the light on LNG tax incentives

B.C.’s latest climate targets impossible, but that’s nothing new

Robert Barron column: Assault rifles make me nervous

There has to be a better way than to traumatize the kids in our schools

Getting comfortable with being uncomfortable

There’s no quick fix for weight loss and potentially dangerous to reduce caloric intake too much

  • Mar 22nd, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Speculation tax, cabin tax or asset tax?

Targeting empty homes seems confused and ineffective

Sad to lose early-education program

Revamped bus provided toys, games and crafts and a great learning experience