Opinion

B.C. VIEWS: We can’t ignore the little things, lest they grow into a pandemic

COVID-19 can help us prepare for the major pandemic experts say is still to come

Victoria Report: Budget 2020 leaves little extra for residents of Fraser-Nicola

Fraser-Nicola MLA Jackie Tegart disappointed budget fails to address important regional issues

  • Mar 4, 2020

Letters to the Editor

Readers write about dog park delays in Ashcroft

  • Mar 4, 2020
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Man catches bald eagle from water in Kootenay lake
No new COVID-19 cases related to BLM protests
Slow-mo video captures eagle hunting for fish in B.C.
Amateur Photographer of the Year 2020

The Editor’s Desk: It’s catapalooza time

Watching neighbourhood cats coexist peacefully is a reminder that humans can do the same

  • Mar 4, 2020

COLUMN: Higher tax bracket ‘a risky game’ in the 2020 B.C. budget

Jock Finlayson is executive vice president and chief policy officer of the Business Council of BC

  • Mar 1, 2020

COLUMN: Forestry no longer close to top of B.C.’s economy

Our reactions to a forestry downturn reflect the past, not the present

Letters to the Editor

A new Facebook page looks to engage youth in government matters

  • Feb 26, 2020

The Editor’s Desk: Bandit at the back door

Wildlife in the back yard can be fun, until nature turns nasty

B.C. VIEWS: Pipeline dispute highlights need for clarity

As the B.C. treaty process grinds on, uncertainty remains

COLUMN: March is a great time to be on the slopes, but it’s also the deadliest

Longer, sunnier days are one of the reasons why March has the most avalanche fatalities

  • Feb 21, 2020

COLUMN: Not an expert on First Nations government structures? Then maybe you should calm down

Consider your knowledge about First Nations governance structures before getting really, really mad

Letters to the Editor

Readers write about Better at Home and some unseen effects of the film industry

  • Feb 19, 2020

The Editor’s Desk: The circus leaves town

For one brief, shining moment, running away to join the circus was a tantalizing possibility

B.C. VIEWS: Inaction on pipeline protests not a viable response

Columnist Frank Bucholtz on how the Coastal GasLink pipeline dispute got so bad

Letters to the Editor

A reader writes about working towards a dementia-friendly province

  • Feb 12, 2020

The Editor’s Desk: An extra-ordinary adventure

There’s a lot of fun, but a lot of hurry up and wait, on a film set

COLUMN: Models of care have varied greatly between ICBC and WorkSafe

Fighting to prove serious injuries doesn’t help anybody

B.C. VIEWS: The glacial pace of resource development

As delays continue, costs climb and confusion reigns

Letters to the Editor

Readers write about public input at council meetings and more patient-centred health care

  • Feb 5, 2020

Victoria Report: Fighting back against fire season

Fraser-Nicola MLA Jackie Tegart writes of the need for unity on climate issues

  • Feb 5, 2020