Columnists

COLUMN: Economic impact of COVID-19 will be enormous and difficult to estimate

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

  • Apr 9, 2020

Always look on the bright side of life

Brenda finds ways to be thankful in the face of the coronavirus pandemic

  • Apr 8, 2020

Trying to find routine in a pandemic

It is hard to parent while social distancing, having to change plans and create a new normal

It’s a great time to be an introvert

Thom muses on personality types in dealing with physical distancing and self-isolation

Tenacity of man’s licence plate legal battle admirable

In order to keep up my steps count, I have been fitting…

  • Apr 8, 2020

COMMENTARY: Knowing where COVID-19 cases are does not protect you

Dr. Bonnie Henry explains why B.C. withholds community names

  • Apr 7, 2020
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B.C. VIEWS: Pandemic shows need for adequate care home staffing

Seniors in B.C. care homes face challenging times

It’s time for Smithers to get boots on the ground

Trevor wants bylaw officers in the downtown core to remind people of social distancing

Hard times bring out the best and worst in people

Marisca calls on the community to be kind while keeping some space between us

Laughter in the age of coronavirus

Thom encourages everyone to keep their sense of humour.

A trip down fool’s memory lane

Lorraine reminisces about her dad getting the better of her and her sister

Nature helps clear the virus-induced fog

Brenda takes a walk, listens to Mozart to get away from the doom and gloom

  • Apr 1, 2020

B.C. VIEWS: Small businesses need our help

Just as integral in neighbourhoods in Vancouver and Surrey as they are in Prince George or Kelowna

Feeling the fear in the air

Lorraine on seemingly mundane tasks, COVID-19 cancellations and a couple inspirational quotations

  • Mar 25, 2020

Stay informed and good health to you

Brenda worries about people getting sick, losing their jobs and getting misinformation

  • Mar 25, 2020

Make no mistake, this is a war, and the enemy is COVID-19

Trevor feels its now or never to get COVID-19 until control

You say together, I say apart… the semantics of coronavirus

Is it really social distancing we’re after? I may be splitting hairs…

Trying to be hopeful in a time of crisis

I talked to a lot of parents this week about how they…

B.C. VIEWS: The good, bad and the ugly of COVID-19

Hoarding doesn’t help anyone – it is unnecessary, selfish, and promotes fear

COLUMN: Navigating working from home during these pandemic times

This is a chance to work in the best conditions possible. In your sweat pants, on your couch.