Editorials

A Chinese Canadian Museum in B.C. is an idea whose time has come

‘The Chinese community is important to our collective history and our future’

  • Nov 19, 2019

Editorial: The cost of climate change

There’s money in climate action

  • Oct 3, 2019

Good on truckers for going to Vancouver

It’s said not to look a gift horse in the mouth. Well,…

City Hall needs a good decluttering

A one-in, one-out rule for policies cleans things up and cuts the red tape

  • Jun 26, 2019

Youth homelessness not just a ‘big city’ problem

Sympathy, compassion, and understanding are needed in order to help those in need

  • Apr 3, 2019

Donations to charity are falling across the country

It’s a worrying trend that could have grave consequences.

  • Feb 12, 2019
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If you choose to use cannabis, choose not to drive

Know how to handle cannabis safely to keep yourself and others safe

  • Dec 23, 2018

EDITORIAL: Halloween is coming, so be scared, but be safe

Parents and motorists have a huge responsibility on Halloween night

Plan your escape fire doesn’t wait

‘Look. Listen. Learn. Be aware – fire can happen anywhere’

  • Oct 13, 2018

EDITORIAL: Communication is key to survival

The civic election is well underway with just over two weeks left…

EDITORIAL: Thank you for supporting Canada’s newspapers

Community newspapers chronicle lives of friend and neighbours

DeMeer: Cats and dogs are reigning – and it’s wrong

Princeton editor Andra DeMeer tackles the issue placing pets over people

EDITORIAL: Vandalism shows need for rainbow crosswalk

Hateful graffiti shows Salmon Arm’s need for a symbol of inclusion

EDITORIAL: Maryland journalists killed in pursuit of truth

Five people were gunned down in the Capital Gazette newsroom

Editorial: What’s all the fuss about pot?

Don’t worry, be happy about pot legalization

  • Jun 26, 2018

EDITORIAL: All children created equal

There are still some who justify President Donald Trump’s treatment of migrant children

  • Jun 19, 2018

Journalism is struggling in a digital age

There are more ways than ever to get news; but who pays for it?

  • Jun 19, 2018

EDITORIAL: Minority rules in our colourful culture

Quibbles over symbolic rainbow crossings belie critics’ genuine concerns

  • Jun 6, 2018

EDITORIAL: Fueling our fear with higher gas prices

Higher gas prices are said to drive us to take public transit. Are we there yet?

  • May 10, 2018

EDITORIAL: Food fight breaks out in B.C. Legislature

Private members bill would eliminate $61-a-day per diem for local MLAs in Greater Victoria

  • May 10, 2018