Opinion

Editorial: National rowing training centre will bring benefits for Cowichan

This is an incredibly exciting win for the Cowichan Valley.

  • Jan 22, 2019

COLUMN: Four questions on the B.C. economy in 2019

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

  • Jan 20, 2019
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Horgan says those breaking the law in Houston will have consequences
BC NDP say emergency route on Malahat is an urgent matter.
Truck driver in Humboldt Broncos crash pleads guilty

B.C. VIEWS: Fact-checking the NDP’s speculation tax on empty homes

Negative-option billing is still legal for governments

Editorial: Looking back at windstorm helps us prepare for next time

BC Hydro says it was the most destructive storm in its history

  • Jan 20, 2019

LETTER: Libraries the great equalizer

Libraries are so much more than lenders of books. They bring members…

  • Jan 19, 2019

Editorial: Federal byelection, if it happens, is no reason for voter fatigue

If indeed a byelection is called to choose a Nanaimo-Ladysmith MP, we might as well embrace it

OPINION: With street wars all around us, we can do more

We need to focus city-building energy towards preventing road deaths, says columnist

  • Jan 18, 2019

Mommy’s Inside Voice: Cannabis assumptions have gone up in smoke

Mommy’s Inside Voice is a bi-weekly column by Amie Jay, a Vancouver Island mother of three.

  • Jan 17, 2019

Robert Barron column: Animal cruelty laws need an overhaul

I expect that, as his victim was an animal, Springer will likely receive just a slap on the wrist

Editorial: Need to look at more than just emergency Malahat bypass

We favour options that offer regular alternatives, not just a crash bypass.

  • Jan 15, 2019

COLUMN: Don’t let this be another nasty New Year

Step away from the angry forums of social media

  • Jan 14, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Tracking propaganda around B.C.’s latest pipeline protest

‘Military invasion’ claims fly around the world in seconds

Clothing donation bins aren’t the problem

The weekly editorial for the 100 Mile Free Press

OUR VIEW: We all need to check our facts

Online commenting should be held to the same standard readers hold the media

  • Jan 12, 2019

COLUMN: Assessment hike does not equal tax increase

Your assessment only important in relation to your neighbour’s and how much your town wants to spend

LETTER: Andrew Wilkinson says B.C. minister’s pipeline protest visit a bridge too far

Premier John Horgan should remove Doug Donaldson from cabinet, opposition leader says

  • Jan 10, 2019

EDITORIAL: Weather extremes becoming the norm

People helping each other out makes our communities strong

COLUMN: Why must people talk on the phone while on the toilet?

Taking care of business is no one’s business but your own

Rickter Scale: Service with just a smile

The Rickter Scale is a weekly column in the Goldstream News Gazette

  • Jan 9, 2019