Opinion

B.C. VIEWS: Power politics wins over rational energy policy

B.C Hydro continues to face interference on rates

Mistake in bald eagle poisonings not a reasonable argument

Whoever’s responsible should be fined and charged

  • Feb 16, 2019

Cairnsmore needs Wi-Fi access

Having access to family and friends is an important part of the healing process

Windstorm or snowstorm, all emergencies require pre-planning if you’re without power

Be Prepared as You Know Not the Day nor the Hour

  • Feb 15, 2019

Enough already with the tax hikes in North Cowichan

Bringing in more employees in this economy doesn’t make sense because guess who’s paying?

LETTER: Fletcher forgets B.C. Liberals’ ‘weasel party’ at legislature

Salary escalation occurred under Gordon Campbell’s watch

  • Feb 12, 2019
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BC NDP say emergency route on Malahat is an urgent matter.
Truck driver in Humboldt Broncos crash pleads guilty

LETTER: Western Forest Products remains focused on B.C. employment

$350 million invested on B.C. coast in last six years, CEO says

  • Feb 11, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Time to listen to the doctors and legalize opioid drugs

Answer is the same as marijuana, get the criminal gangs out

Transit system to include walk-on ferry to Chemainus?

Skytrain an option to consider on the Island for commuters with trails underneath

  • Feb 9, 2019

Police incident details revealing

Crime sprees far too abundant and the culprits are often repeat offenders

Buried lines pose the best chance of sustaining hydro

Problems will continue where overhead lines are not clear of trees

  • Feb 7, 2019

Editorial: Barriers to get beyond emergency shelter

Ideally, folks using the homeless shelters will move on to more sustainable housing situations.

  • Feb 6, 2019

Thank you St. Josh of Duncan

A stream of cars bumped by us on the shoulder until Josh stopped his big truck

  • Feb 4, 2019

Cairnsmore needs Wi-Fi access

Having access to family and friends is an important part of the healing process

  • Feb 4, 2019

Finding common ground in the pipeline dilemma

Images of pro- and anti- pipeline demonstrators are front and centre in the news these days.

  • Feb 4, 2019

More meat, less veggies in the winter

…government recommendations when it comes to eating habits have been based on flawed science.

  • Feb 4, 2019

Peerless Road recycling a ‘Kafkaesque hell-maze’

The result from day one has been to baffle, confuse, frustrate and generally to turn off

  • Feb 4, 2019

Private auto insurance no magic wand

“Alberta auto is in crisis” — a fully private insurance model

  • Feb 4, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: NDP government resumes taxing, spending to battle poverty

Legislature scandal, speculation tax distract from NDP agenda

Person strength comes in all forms

You shouldn’t make everything about appearance for well-being

  • Feb 1, 2019