Opinion

Definition of ‘official’ seasons fuzzy based on many factors

Where we live makes comparisons with the rest of Canada like apples and oranges

  • Oct 30, 2019

COLUMN: Priorities in a divided province following 2019 election

Black Press Media columnist Frank Bucholtz on the fallout for B.C.

  • Oct 28, 2019
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Mass funerals begin after deadly Sri Lanka attacks

Vaping a huge health setback

First case of a correlating illness in B.C. should be a wake-up call

Student climate strikers are heroes

Government actions to date have been slow in coming, meagre, half-hearted and largely ineffective

  • Oct 24, 2019

LETTER: Middle class better off with Trudeau’s child benefit boost

It’s a transfer, not a tax cut, but it helps families get ahead

  • Oct 21, 2019

LETTER: On the future of salmon farming in B.C.

Ecologists have been sounding the alarm for decades

  • Oct 20, 2019

OPINION: Charting a new course out of the overdose crisis in B.C.

Regardless of where you look, the number of deaths from overdoses are staggering

  • Oct 19, 2019

Whistleblowers make the rounds in town

Thieves using whistling as a signalling device to target households

Chemainus celebration brings a great response

Courier’s role in spreading the message brings considerable exposure

  • Oct 17, 2019

LETTERS: Wolf kills, wilderness protection and caribou recovery

Readers respond to Tom Fletcher’s column on B.C. program

  • Oct 17, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Wolf kill, not backcountry bans, saving caribou

B.C.’s largest herds turn the corner from extinction

Role of the newspaper still important

The spread of fake news by sources that aren’t credible makes it hard to believe everything you read

Where are the windows on new Chemainus library?

Design omission apparent from original drawings

  • Oct 9, 2019

Canada must be careful how they deal with Trump

Somewhat like Nero fiddling while Rome burned

  • Oct 6, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Massey crossing a bridge too far for NDP

Premier John Horgan focused on high-speed train to Seattle

Forest industry facing tough time

Strikes and layoffs starting to take a toll

COLUMN: And now the bad news about B.C.’s economy

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

  • Oct 3, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Rural B.C. takes another hit from the NDP

Province showing clear signs it’s heading for deficits