Opinion

B.C. VIEWS: Urban environmental ‘emergency’ routine wearing thin

Forests, killer whales stubbornly defy predictions they are dying

Rickter Scale: Hummingbirds are the winged wonders of the world

The Rickter Scale is a weekly column

  • Jun 9, 2019

Proclamations not necessary

What you do for one, you’ve got to do for all and it’s actually rather meaningless

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Robert Barron column: War veterans are true heroes

There were even veterans of the First World War available for interviews

GUEST COLUMN: B.C. has the most sustainably managed forests in the world

David Elstone of the Truck Loggers Association responds to Sierra Club’s latest protest

  • Jun 6, 2019

EDITORIAL: D-Day sacrifices should stir concern today

Seventy-five years have passed since nearly 150,000 Allied troops landed on the…

  • Jun 6, 2019

B.C. Building Trades, not taxpayers, financed my Red Seal training

Union representative responds to Tom Fletcher’s column

  • Jun 5, 2019

EDITORIAL: The importance of remembering D-Day

As the end of the Second World War fades we must not become complacent

  • Jun 5, 2019

OUR VIEW: Gas probe limits only give fuel to critics

B.C. Premier John Horgan has found a vehicle to give British Columbians…

  • Jun 4, 2019

Voice of youth resonates with organized walkout

“I believe the children are our are future, Teach them well and…

  • Jun 3, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: NDP’s construction rebuild showing some big cracks

Highway cost overruns have just begun under U.S. union deal

Robert Barron column: Looks like another smoky summer on the way for the Island

Was that a smoky haze I saw on my way to work Tuesday morning?

Editorial: Don’t boil your best buddy in a hot car this summer

Consider how your dog feels shut up in that killing sauna

  • May 31, 2019

Looking beyond the invisible symptoms on World MS Day

For World MS Day Canadians should take a moment to think about the invisible symptoms of MS

  • May 30, 2019

Rickter Scale: Parking lots and sail pitches

The Rickter Scale is a weekly column

  • May 30, 2019

COLUMN: Does the B.C. government really want to help the tech industry?

BC needs to be wary of challengers within Canada who are increasing their share of the tech sector

  • May 29, 2019

Play provides considerable insight into dementia

I’m Still Here cast presents all the possible scenarios that can arise

Untrending: Happiness arrives like a hummingbird

‘Pay attention to the little things.’

  • May 28, 2019

Rickter Scale: Testing that time of our lives

Rick Stiebel is a semi-retired local journalist

  • May 27, 2019