Opinion

Reforming the PST can be a powerful tool to get people, businesses back to work long-term

Stronger tomorrow plan offers blueprint for job-rich recovery, says Jeff Zweig and Greg D’Avignon

  • Aug 5, 2020

Investing in parks means investing in community well-being

To the Editor; The current health pandemic has shone a light on…

  • Aug 7, 2020

EDITORIAL: Pandemic carries a staggering cost

Forecasts from the federal government predict close to two million Canadians without…

  • Aug 3, 2020

Longing to return to a world that never was

What we know of Mars today is nothing like the depictions of the planet in earlier times

  • Jul 25, 2020

Canadians joined together in first-ever IG Wealth Management Walk for Alzheimer’s

To the editor; Each May in communities around B.C., people unite to…

  • Jul 23, 2020

Problem with travellers must be addressed

To the editor; There is a situation happening, as I write, where…

  • Jul 23, 2020
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Penticton brush fire
Houseboat catches fire on Mara Lake in the Shuswap
House fire in Hedley
Fire at Captain's Cove Marina, west of Canoe Beach

LETTER: Time to rename British Columbia

One reader wants the province to create a more inclusive name for B.C.

  • Jul 20, 2020

FOREST INK: Using observations until detailed results are available

Reliable test results often includes thousands of subjects and many years of observations.

  • Jul 17, 2020

It really doesn’t matter if one believes or not

To the editor: The other day I was having a conversation, or…

  • Jul 17, 2020

Actions and spoken words will prompt change and become laws

To the Editor; History is no longer just a collection of dates,…

  • Jul 16, 2020

Join the the Great Canadian Seniors Challenge

To the editor; Beginning on July 6, the federal government will be…

  • Jul 16, 2020

Relationships key to success for youth in care

By Kimberly Alaric Provincial Youth Advisor As a former youth in care,…

  • Jul 10, 2020

We’ve done well on COVID, we must do the same on climate change

We have proven on a national and international scale that we humans can mobilize vast efforts

  • Jul 10, 2020

LETTER: Officers should be able to focus on policing

To the Editor; Regrettably, there is a movement both in this country…

  • Jul 9, 2020

Respect neighbours, health-care workers: drive safely

VICTORIA - Many British Columbians are driving much less than they did…

  • Jul 5, 2020

COLUMN: Some more appropriate names for Washington NFL team

Finally, Washington’s NFL team would have a name everyone could cheer with pride

Move at your own pace

Not everyone is going to feel equally comfortable as province re-opens

  • Jul 3, 2020

Time to say good bye

To the Editor: Hello Everybody. This may be my last letter to…

  • Jul 3, 2020

MLK would not approve of the violent protests

“I have a dream that my four little children will one day…

  • Jun 27, 2020

RCMP officer shares personal experiences of racism and discrimination

Right now, people in North America are feeling uncomfortable, angry and afraid.…

  • Jun 25, 2020