Opinion

Opinion: Dare to be smarter

Just say no works for more than just substance abuse

  • Jan 18th, 2018

Facing reality of death, B.C. man learns real meaning of life

Even while preparing for the end, something inside Keven Drews won’t let him stop living

B.C. VIEWS: Public school ‘crisis’ doesn’t exist

More teachers pour in, union wants results suppressed

Carpet bowlers have been excluded from BC 55+ Games and Canada 55+ Games

Gold medal carpet bowling winners not able to defend their titles in 2018

  • Jan 18th, 2018

The Editor’s Desk: You don’t know what you’ve got ‘til it’s gone

Cherish the people in your life who you love; you never know when they’ll be gone.

Letters to the Editor: Plastic bag ban an ‘easy feel-good fix’

Plus there’s a real (Snow) Angel in Ashcroft.

  • Jan 16th, 2018
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B.C. announces anti-racism funding for prevention, education
Police launch website for murdered 13-year-old B.C. girl
Indefinite solitary confinement unconstitutional: B.C. judge
Explorers uncover Canada's deepest cave in Fernie

LETTERS: Plastic bags an ‘easy feel-good fix’

Bags have secondary uses, other problems more pressing

  • Jan 12th, 2018

MICHAELS: Bad McAd leaves a bad taste in my mouth

“If you are trying to figure out how to spend that fiver, consider taking a moment to unplug from the trite network of now and 15-seconds-from-now…”

The Editor’s Desk: Scary new digital world

How the author found out more than she wanted to know about a complete stranger.

Letters to the Editor

A reader writes to request more human interest stories in the wake of last year’s wildfires.

  • Jan 9th, 2018

Column: Swedish hockey captain missed the silver lining

Sportsmanship is also a skill that needs practice after Lias Andersson threw his silver medal into the crowd

  • Jan 8th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Politicians pose on plastic bags

Virtue signalling distracts from local government performance

B.C. VIEWS: John Horgan on forests and fires

Premier to tackle log shortages, exports and Interior ‘super-mills’

The Editor’s Desk: The year that was

Here’s hoping for a better year in 2018 for all of us.

2018 is here, and it’s time for a new start

Fraser-Nicola MLA Jackie Tegart looks ahead to a new year and new initiatives.

  • Jan 2nd, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: In 2018, ideology meets reality

Site C only the start of hard choices for Premier John Horgan

B.C. VIEWS: John Horgan on housing, child care

Premier faces costly urban issues, including marijuana legalization

The Editor’s Desk: The Christmas spirit

This year we got to see what it would look like if Christmas lasted all year round.

B.C. VIEWS: 2017 is the year of the B.C. Green Party

Andrew Weaver’s shifting priorities shape politics for 2018

B.C. VIEWS: John Horgan on election reform

NDP joins Greens in bid for proportional representation