Opinion

The Editor’s Desk: Sixpence on the meter

Avoiding ‘fossilisation’ when it comes to literary works is a difficult task

B.C. VIEWS: Going back to the disco era of labour relations

NDP may remove restrictions on school strikes, union sign-ups

The Editor’s Desk: Lost in translation

Is it really necessary to translate British words to American ones for a U.S. audience?

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Victoria Report: Back in local communities

Fraser-Nicola MLA Jackie Tegart recently toured the riding and met with constituents.

  • Nov 2, 2018

Letters to the Editor

Readers write about Steelhead fishery, local politics

  • Nov 1, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: The conquest of rural B.C. nears completion

Chapter three: control MLA selection from party headquarters

GUEST COLUMN: Proportional representation curbs extremist movements

Pioneer of B.C. electoral reform argues for yes vote in referendum

  • Oct 27, 2018

Letters to the Editor

Readers write about the recent election, and clarification about the Chinese Cemetery.

  • Oct 25, 2018

The Editor’s Desk: Trick-or-treat time

A handy guide to gauging your Halloween spirit.

B.C. VIEWS: Residents have had enough of catering to squatters

Media myth of homeless victims offends those who know better

LETTER: Writer prefers proportional representation system

‘One more step along the path toward more representatives and better-functioning governments.’

  • Oct 21, 2018

GUEST COLUMN: B.C.’s proportional representation vote is dishonest, misleading

Veteran of 2005 Citizens’ Assembly urges rejection of new voting systems

  • Oct 21, 2018

LETTER: Communities in Bloom judges erred in their comments

Rotary and Lions clubs, not Ashcroft CiB, did the work on Chinese Cemetery

  • Oct 21, 2018

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

Parents and motorists have a huge responsibility on Halloween night

GUEST COLUMN: A better way to manage B.C.’s public construction

Claire Trevena responds to Andrew Wilkinson on NDP union policy

  • Oct 14, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Cast your municipal vote for sanity on homelessness

Thousands on waiting list while anti-capitalist bullies get priority

GUEST COLUMN: B.C.’s union-only construction plan doesn’t benefit communities

B.C. Liberal leader Andrew Wilkinson calls it payoff to NDP supporters

  • Oct 13, 2018

Writer concerned about Proportional Representation set-up

Huge ridings will give large urban communities advantage over smaller rural ridings

  • Oct 13, 2018

Plan your escape fire doesn’t wait

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

  • Oct 13, 2018

Column: If not now, when will we make the changes needed to stop global warming?

The thought of our children or grandchildren suffering from the ravages of climate change are unbearable to think about, too frightening to consider. So we don’t.