Opinion

B.C. VIEWS: New coronavirus outbreak an important reminder

Walking the line between cautious and alarmist

Morris Moss: ‘One of the most colourful figures this coast has ever seen’

So one historian termed the handsome Jewish pioneer whose life was more exciting than fiction

  • Jan 26, 2020

Editorial: Have your say on changes to assisted dying law

In June of 2016 Canadians gained the right to physician assisted death — but there were caveats.

  • Jan 25, 2020

Stegemann: bear witness to the beginnings of a six-decade honeymoon

Who needs fancy accommodations, food and other luxuries when you have the one you love?

  • Jan 27, 2020

COLUMN: Governments should modernize their processes, get with the times for 2020

Laura Jones is the chief strategic officer at the Canadian Federation of Independent Business

  • Jan 22, 2020

Untrending: Maybe it’s time to define success on your own terms

Take a closer look at how to set and achieve your goals

  • Jan 26, 2020
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McQuarrie: Bad government has cooked the golden goose of rural B.C.

Resource-rich communities have been plundered for the benefit of urban taxpayers

  • Jan 24, 2020

Editorial: So, how’s the weather been?

Our preoccupation with the weather isn’t something to be scoffed at, it’s something to be embraced.

  • Jan 23, 2020

Editorial: No need to go ga-ga over the royals

Give them the peace they say they want and minimal cost to the Canadian taxpayer

  • Jan 22, 2020

B.C. VIEWS: Few clouds on Horgan’s horizon

Horgan’s biggest challenge in the remainder of his term will be to keep the economy humming along

EDITORIAL: Understanding what assessments mean

Budgets are determined by considering the amount of money a municipal government will need

  • Jan 19, 2020

Barker: Is my dog is manipulating me?

Maybe I;m barking up the wrong tree, but sometimes I wonder who is training whom?

T.W. Paterson: Hudson Bay Co.’s Dr. Benson marched to a different drummer

Chief Factor James Douglas soon banished him to the Columbia River

  • Jan 19, 2020

Drivesmart: Pedestrian visibility at night a matter of life and death

Walk to stay alive: the pedestrian is always the loser in a collision

  • Jan 21, 2020

Robert Barron: Winter can be hard, but it brings back good memories

I would carefully poke the handle of the shovel through the snow until it bumped into a solid object

OPINION: Old enough to know what’s been lost in B.C. salmon

Stephen Hume writes about the lack of discussion on the province’s dwindling salmon population

  • Jan 17, 2020

LETTER: Old enough to know what’s been lost in B.C. salmon

Stephen Hume writes about the lack of discussion on the province’s dwindling salmon population

  • Jan 16, 2020

Robert Barron column: Watch out for credit card fraud

I cancelled my Mastercard earlier this week.

Odd Thoughts: Debts to pets settled with love

Age has a way of bringing pets closer to us as the Great Divide nears

  • Jan 15, 2020

COLUMN: Home ownership is more than a mortgage

Home ownership helps invest people in their communities