Columnists

It’s nuts I tell you

Brenda advocates for foregoing the sweets and grabbing a handful of nuts

  • Oct 23, 2019

Feds get it wrong on cannabis edibles, but this shouldn’t be hard to digest

New regulations surrounding cannabis edibles, extracts will lose provinces money

The scariest thing about the northern B.C. murders is it could have been any of us.

The northern B.C. murders are the perfect example of being in the wrong place at the wrong time

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OPINION: Charting a new course out of the overdose crisis in B.C.

Regardless of where you look, the number of deaths from overdoses are staggering

  • Oct 19, 2019

Being thankful for the right to vote

Brenda discusses the upcoming election and why she thinks people should go to the polls

Alberta-bound: Next up on the virtual walking tour, Crowsnest Pass

Lorraine finds that having her fit bit attached to her ankle seems to truly track her actual steps

  • Oct 16, 2019

We are how we spend our time

Thom is trying, imperfectly, to be mindful and kind

Boobies, babies and boos

Marisca discusses the busy month of October

B.C. VIEWS: Wolf kill, not backcountry bans, saving caribou

B.C.’s largest herds turn the corner from extinction

You don’t know what you’ve got ‘til its gone

Trevor believes thankfulness and forgiveness go hand-in-hand

LNG, Reconciliation, invitation

Did you know that, from 1927 to 1951, First Nations people in…

Does being a parent change the voting experience?

Marisca wants to set a good example and foster a love of politics into the future generation

Maybe I am a glass-half-full guy after all

Thom muses society becoming meaner may be more perception than reality

Playing it forward; a violin finds a new home

Brenda isn’t waiting to go before letting go of some of her stuff

  • Oct 9, 2019

October has a lot to offer

Yom Kippur, Thanksgiving, Halloween, Canadian Library Month, bazaars and a book sale

  • Oct 9, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Massey crossing a bridge too far for NDP

Premier John Horgan focused on high-speed train to Seattle

COLUMN: And now the bad news about B.C.’s economy

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

  • Oct 3, 2019

COLUMN: Voting is a privilege, so why do we treat it like a chore?

Trevor laments Canadians’ poor record of turning out to vote

Repair Cafe helps recycle, reduce anad reuse

After so many years Lorraine was able to hear her father’s pocket watch ticking

  • Oct 2, 2019