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B.C. VIEWS: Adrian Dix’s private clinic crackdown begins

Province ramps up MRI machines, but what about surgery?

COLUMN: B.C. doesn’t have enough workers to meet industries’ demand

Jock Finlayson of BC Business Council writes about the provincial government’s Labour Market Outlook

  • Sep 26, 2018

Some stories are too painful to follow, and this is a million of them

Women in the 1980’s accepted sexual violence as an unfortunate byproduct of a social life

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Close call caught on camera in Vancouver
Parliament Hill 4-20 organizers prep for crowd, protest
Mueller probed 10 potential acts of obstruction
Vigil held in Penticton for the four community members slain in Monday shootings

B.C. VIEWS: Looking under the hood of ICBC’s war on crashes

Is our accident rate really soaring, or is it inefficiency?

EDITORIAL: Back in the saddle again

Interim editor Ken Alexander weighs in on municipal elections

  • Sep 19, 2018

Victoria Report: Proportional representation referendum is flawed

Fraser-Nicola MLA Jackie Tegart says referendum process is flawed.

  • Sep 19, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: ’Not photo radar’ coming soon to high-crash areas

ICBC deficit now largely due to reckless and distracted driving

The Editor’s Desk: History is alive and well

Over the last six years, ‘Golden Country’ has tried to show that history isn’t as boring as you think.

B.C. VIEWS: Canada’s carbon tax house of cards is falling down

Revealed as just another sales tax, it’s doomed in B.C. and nationally

COLUMN: Time for a reality check on Canada’s exports

Industrial transitions do not happen overnight, Jock Finlayson writes

  • Sep 5, 2018

The Editor’s Desk: Failing the test of time

Why do so many beloved things from childhood not live up to your memories of them?

B.C. VIEWS: Every day is Labour Day for John Horgan’s NDP

Union sign-ups, minimum wage for farm workers on the table

The Editor’s Desk: It’s the silly season

Musings on a few stories making news as the summer holiday winds to a close.

B.C. VIEWS: John Horgan’s latest reality check on wildfire threat

‘New normal’ is not a solution, just an empty sound bite

The Editor’s Desk: Finding the right word

There are all sorts of situations that we need an English word for. Here are a few.

B.C. VIEWS: Genuine aboriginal rights are misused and discredited

Camp Cloud one of long line of protests falsely asserting title

The Editor’s Desk: (Not) thinking things through

Victoria city council shows how not to handle a delicate situation.

Column: Mother orca’s display of grief sends powerful message

The grief of this orca mother may not be visible anymore, but we must not forget.

B.C. VIEWS: Canadian cities begin to declare themselves city-states

Local politicians meddle in immigration, environment issues

The Editor’s Desk: The back to school shopping blues

How prepared are you for the quest for pencil crayons and erasers? Take the quiz and find out!