Opinion

B.C. VIEWS: Sawmill struggles as NDP boosts northwest log exports

Skeena Sawmills comeback threatened by B.C. government

OPINION: Why do we keep having debates about video-game violence?

The presence of video games in the online habits of perpetrators is one relevant piece of information

  • Aug 10, 2019

OPINION: Why is the B.C. NDP government abandoning pensioners?

Michael Powell is the president of the Canadian Federation of Pensioners

  • Aug 8, 2019
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Disability Awareness Month
Rusted Rake Farm Eatery closes its doors
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Rock art at Parksville's beach

COLUMN: Business owners hand B.C. government another dismal grade, CFIB says

CFIB wants policy makers to take three simple steps in order to improve their grade

  • Aug 6, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Politicians grasp at straws, avoid climate policy reality

It doesn’t matter what parties offer in the fall Canadian election

POLL: Do you prefer camping to hotel stays?

Question of the week for Aug. 4

  • Aug 4, 2019

Open minds crucial as Orca Place opens doors

It has been the source of plenty of controversy and angst. The…

  • Aug 1, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: NDP pushes ahead with Crown forest redistribution

This isn’t the time for a radical Indigenous rights agenda

POLL:Are you in favour of bans on panhandling?

Question of the week for July 15

  • Jul 15, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Will the NDP lose money selling marijuana?

Government monopoly sounds great, if you work there

COLUMN: B.C. must find new ways to grow economy as housing market unfurls

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

  • Jul 12, 2019

Barbecues provide a great chance for seniors to socialize

Seniors need to socialize to avoid feeling lonely and left out. They…

  • Jul 10, 2019

GUEST COLUMN: Condemning caribou to extinction in B.C.

Province’s two-year moratorium on new mining, logging not enough

  • Jul 8, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Killing B.C. industries won’t save the caribou

Herds dwindling across Canada, with or without logging

POLL: Will you be travelling out of the country this summer?

Question of the week for July 7

  • Jul 7, 2019

POLL: Do you avoid travelling via BC Ferries on long weekends?

Question of the week for June 30

  • Jun 29, 2019

COLUMN: Clearcutting B.C.’s last old-growth leaves all of us poorer, forever

Jens Wieting of Sierra Club BC responds to columns by Tom Fletcher and David Elstone

  • Jun 24, 2019