Opinion

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

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Bear cub cries for mom in Peachland backyard
Paws for a Cause returns for another year in City Park

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

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

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

CPP contribution hikes penalize workers, dampen the economy

When the government makes employment more expensive, the sure result is fewer jobs

  • Feb 8, 2019

Focus On Health: The amazing avocado

Some people mistakenly believe avocados are an unhealthy food due to its…

  • Feb 6, 2019

Dementia campaign in Barriere challenges stigma

To the editor; The Alzheimer Society of B.C. thanks the people of…

  • Feb 6, 2019

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

Legislature scandal, speculation tax distract from NDP agenda

Love it or hate it – but we still need the wind

While outside the other day I found the wind-chill really made a…

  • Feb 3, 2019