Opinion

B.C. VIEWS: NDP’s manufactured farmland crisis dies on the vine

Farmers no longer ‘persons’ to the Agricultural Land Commission

What was I doing in this room again?

So, the inspiration for this column, and possibly a book later on,…

  • Mar 16, 2019

Canada’s Chief Public Health Officer speaks out on measles outbreak and vaccine hesitancy

By Dr. Theresa Tam, Chief Public Health Officer of Canada I am…

  • Mar 14, 2019
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Smash up at Okanagan Spirits in Kelowna
Fun at BC SPCA kids camps in Kelowna

Building bridges or driving a wedge?

To the editor; Re: Simpcw First Nation Speaks on Wells Grey Cave,…

  • Mar 13, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Get up earlier, Americans control your clock too

B.C. must wait for Trump to decide on Daylight Saving Time

COLUMN: Think B.C.’s employer health tax doesn’t affect you? Think again

Richard Truscott with the Canadian Federation of Independent Business talks about the payroll tax

  • Mar 9, 2019

Noise and idling vehicle exhaust hard on senior

To the editor; To whom it may concern. I am a senior…

  • Mar 7, 2019

COLUMN: National internet access plan needed in next federal budget

Garth Frizzell is a Councillor for the City of Prince George and Second Vice President of the Federation of Canadian Municipalities.

  • Mar 6, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Killer whales are the new polar bears of politics

Dip in southern resident orca population one of many since 1970s

GUEST COLUMN: John Horgan has gone missing in U.S. lumber dispute

B.C. Liberal leader Andrew Wilkinson questions payments to Washington governor

  • Mar 2, 2019

COLUMN: This Pink Shirt Day, let’s stop with the slut-shaming

It’s the 21st century version of ‘witch,’ our columnist writes

Success is not measured in dollars

To the editor; I would like to extend many kudos to Jill…

  • Feb 27, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: NDP moving to massive expansion of nanny state

$10-a-day daycare, tax subsidy for parents at heart of poverty plan

Canada’s food inspectors getting tough on olive oil fraud

Food fraud affects many food categories, but stakes are a little higher with olive oil due to potential allergens in substitute ingredients

  • Feb 22, 2019

Charter protection needed for rural Canadians

Writer on ICBC “relief” for rural rates, and says lack of protection means subsidizing urban voters.

  • Feb 20, 2019

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

B.C Hydro continues to face interference on rates

Forest fire smoke a wake up call on climate change

To the editor; Forest fire smoke: the “aha” moment for climate change…

  • Feb 15, 2019

Pickleball Players of the Lower North Thompson gearing up for Summer

To the editor; Expressions of happiness elude me after I read the…

  • Feb 14, 2019

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

Salary escalation occurred under Gordon Campbell’s watch

  • Feb 12, 2019

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