Opinion

RANCH MUSINGS: As we prepare for planting

This year we say how much garden can we handle with just ourselves and some family help

  • Jun 9, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Urban environmental ‘emergency’ routine wearing thin

Forests, killer whales stubbornly defy predictions they are dying

BC Cattlemen’s AGM: Lots to be proud of in ranching

The cattle industry supports an evidence-based approach to conducting business

  • Jun 6, 2019
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Sod turned for Evergreen Acres expansion
Ecole Polytechnique shooting 30th anniversary
Downtown Kelowna team checks on those sheltering outside
Penticton welcomes Christmas

GUEST COLUMN: B.C. has the most sustainably managed forests in the world

David Elstone of the Truck Loggers Association responds to Sierra Club’s latest protest

  • Jun 6, 2019

Money-saving, life-improving climate action

To the editor; For 20 per cent more than conventional buildings, we…

  • Jun 6, 2019

B.C. Building Trades, not taxpayers, financed my Red Seal training

Union representative responds to Tom Fletcher’s column

  • Jun 5, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: NDP’s construction rebuild showing some big cracks

Highway cost overruns have just begun under U.S. union deal

Looking beyond the invisible symptoms on World MS Day

For World MS Day Canadians should take a moment to think about the invisible symptoms of MS

  • May 30, 2019

Minimum wage hikes just push up need for government spending

Government intervention becomes necessary when goods and services are made too expensive as a result of wage hikes

  • May 30, 2019

COLUMN: Does the B.C. government really want to help the tech industry?

BC needs to be wary of challengers within Canada who are increasing their share of the tech sector

  • May 29, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Money-laundering melodrama made for TV

Public inquiry staged to point fingers before 2021 election

OPINIONS: Without safe injection sites, more opioid users will die

For safe injection sites to work, however, they must be placed in communities where injection drug users live

OPINION: Liberal environmental contradictions could pave way for Conservative win

Carbon pricing, the Trans Mountain pipeline to be key facets in upcoming election

District of Barriere corrects letter writer, says dogs must be leashed in Barriere Parks

To the editor; In today’s edition of the newspaper (May 23, 2019),…

  • May 23, 2019

Resident lays out the facts regarding dogs off leash in Barriere

To the editor; Lately there have been several complaints about dogs being…

  • May 23, 2019

Silence sometimes gives the perception of consent

People step up when they care about something – because that’s what people do

  • May 23, 2019

COLUMN: Forestry at the heart of B.C.’s export economy

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

  • May 22, 2019

LETTER: Fletcher ‘blurs reality’ on B.C. union public construction

Bridge, highway projects awarded to companies, not unions

  • May 21, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Reality of our plastic recycling routine exposed

Turns out dear old China wasn’t doing such a great job

Editorial: Taking it to court

Governments spending time and money in court

  • May 19, 2019