Opinion

COLUMN: Avoid those ‘Enron’ tattoos when naming sports arenas

Let’s consider go back to using these facilities to honour people and communities

B.C. VIEWS: Get up earlier, Americans control your clock too

B.C. must wait for Trump to decide on Daylight Saving Time

COLUMN: Who gives a **** about obscenities?

Do we need the asterix to cover the stark nakedness of certain words?

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COLUMN: Think B.C.’s employer health tax doesn’t affect you? Think again

Richard Truscott with the Canadian Federation of Independent Business talks about the payroll tax

  • Mar 9, 2019

Editorial: Malahat Skywalk has exciting potential for Vancouver Island

We can see tourists flocking to such an experience.

  • Mar 9, 2019

Rickter Scale: Our approach to addiction needs a fix

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

  • Mar 8, 2019

EDITORIAL: Was Port Alberni’s decision on trains the right decision?

For two years, we have been hearing about how much the train and mill are draining public coffers…

  • Mar 7, 2019

COLUMN: National internet access plan needed in next federal budget

Garth Frizzell is a Councillor for the City of Prince George and Second Vice President of the Federation of Canadian Municipalities.

  • Mar 6, 2019

Editorial: A woman of principle

Wilson-Raybould’s dedication is the real story

  • Mar 6, 2019

EDITORIAL: Doing away with disposable plastic is worth the effort

Isn’t mildinconvenience a reasonable price to pay?

  • Mar 5, 2019

COLUMN: It’s time to stop being nice to anti-vaxxers

Mandatory vaccinations provide a simple solution to preventable illness

B.C. VIEWS: Killer whales are the new polar bears of politics

Dip in southern resident orca population one of many since 1970s

EDITORIAL: Budget full of blab we’ve all heard before

Nothing concrete about anything announced by the provincial government

GUEST COLUMN: John Horgan has gone missing in U.S. lumber dispute

B.C. Liberal leader Andrew Wilkinson questions payments to Washington governor

  • Mar 2, 2019

Mike’s Musings: I’m totally ready for spring. Wait a minute….

In which I make myself feel better about procrastinating on housework for the past four months

COLUMN: The Saanich Snarl, just another gridlock

The Colwood Crawl is passe, but what euphemism better suits capital traffic grind?

Editorial: The facts speak for themselves: get vaccinated

People need to take a serious look at the effects of measles: loss of hearing, death

  • Feb 28, 2019

COLUMN: This Pink Shirt Day, let’s stop with the slut-shaming

It’s the 21st century version of ‘witch,’ our columnist writes

EDITORIAL: Don’t look away when bullying is happening

In the digital age, cyberbullying is a click away

Column: What is wilderness?

How you define it may also define yourself