Columnists

OPINION: Wading through the PR tsunami post-pipeline approval

Those who hate the pipeline, hate Trudeau’s decision – those who hate Trudeau, still hate him

The Editor’s Desk: The joy (?) of flying

Air travel was once glamorous and enjoyable. What happened?

B.C. VIEWS: When farmland protection doesn’t protect farmers

Secondary residences aren’t mansions, families tell Lana Popham

This is our generation’s opportunity to create an industry for B.C.: LNG Alliance

CEO says much of the work has already been awarded to First Nations

  • Jun 13, 2019

Victoria Report: Reconnecting after a busy Legislative session

Fraser-Nicola MLA Jackie Tegart reflects on the session that is now winding down

  • Jun 11, 2019
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Protesters rally in Victoria against approved pipeline
Car fire in Chilliwack, B.C.
Jody Wilson-Raybould attends reconciliation pole unveiling in B.C.
Top NHL prospects talk draft dreams

The Editor’s Desk: Out of pocket(s)

The connection between pockets and purses explained.

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

Forests, killer whales stubbornly defy predictions they are dying

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

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

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

The Editor’s Desk: (Not) lost in translation

A few words in a foreign language can make people more friendly, and even avert a disaster

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

Public inquiry staged to point fingers before 2021 election

The Editor’s Desk: When snow was just snow

When did something as ordinary as weather become an event?

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

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

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

The Editor’s Desk: All hail the Lion’s Tooth

Never heard of this wonder plant? Once you have, you’ll want to buy it by the dozen (but you can’t)

B.C. VIEWS: Welcome to the union ‘battle zone’ for pipeline construction

NDP labour code sets conditions to push independent unions out

Victoria Report

Fraser-Nicola MLA Jackie Tegart meets with local seniors to hear their concerns

  • May 9, 2019

The Editor’s Desk: Adventures in technology

Who won the great navigation system war? Call it a draw

Peanut allergies: Research shows ‘oral immunotherapy’ is safe for preschoolers

Child eats small amounts of an allergenic food, dose gradually boosted to target maintenance amount