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B.C. VIEWS: Premier John Horgan sees the light on LNG tax incentives

B.C.’s latest climate targets impossible, but that’s nothing new

B.C. VIEWS: Speculation tax, cabin tax or asset tax?

Targeting empty homes seems confused and ineffective

COLUMN: Why fans should continue watching the Canucks

After a tough season, Vancouver fans have promise for remaining 11 games

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B.C. VIEWS: These are taxing times for our new NDP government

Businesses, non-profits, local governments are feeling the pinch of payroll tax

B.C. VIEWS: Protest industry prepares for war against Alberta oil

Leaked document describes ‘swarm’ and ‘hive’ anti-pipeline strategy

COLUMN: The lingering effects of bullying

Someone had reached out to make amends for what had happened

B.C. VIEWS: Our not-so-New Democrats don’t rock the boat

Finance Minister Carole James takes the wheel, steers similar course

A step toward good fish stories

Director of Smithers-based Northern Confluence Initiative is happy with changes in Fisheries Act.

  • Feb 21, 2018

COLUMN: Benning stands firm on Gudbranson, will keep him with Canucks until 2021

Canucks opt to not trade the 26-year-old defenseman, but sign him to multi-year deal

Throne speech puts B.C. on a path to make life better and more affordable

B.C. Premier John Horgan on the plan he believes will make life better for people in B.C.

  • Feb 19, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Subsidy supercluster settles in B.C.

Ottawa, Victoria add to their overlapping ‘innovation’ budgets

Opinion: Seriously Kim? We have the right to bare arms

A Princeton reporter reacts after a former Canadian prime minister says women should cover up on TV

Telkwa Coal deserves a full environmental assessment

What Matters in Our Valley is a new group of locals concerned about proposed coal mining near Telkwa

  • Feb 15, 2018

Strengthening our downtown by encouraging mixed-use

Smithers Mayor Taylor Bachrach on tax exemption planned to encourage residential units downtown.

  • Feb 15, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Fixing the real problem at ICBC

Car insurance ‘dumpster fire’ mainly lawyer fees, neglected serious injuries

Municipalities racing the pot legalization clock

With time running out, B.C. cities still are not sure what the retail landscape will look like once recreational pot is legalized.

B.C. VIEWS: Who will care for frail elderly?

Today’s nursing home labour shortage is just the beginning

Public bus service best answer to Greyhound’s outstretched hand

Writers argue a provincial public bus system is an old idea and its time has come.

  • Jan 31, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Polluted logic plagues pesticide bylaws

Silent Spring-inspired prejudice against ‘synthetic chemicals’ still rules

B.C. VIEWS: LNG won’t bring John Horgan’s NDP down

Green leader Andrew Weaver’s Donald Trump-like Twitter tirade is just for show