Opinion

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

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

  • Apr 7, 2020

COLUMN: The other graph that shows B.C. can beat COVID-19

Is the curve being flattened? data on hospitalizations provides a crucial answer.

B.C. VIEWS: Pandemic shows need for adequate care home staffing

Seniors in B.C. care homes face challenging times

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
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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

A salute

The Interior News acknowledges all the people still at work keeping things going

  • Apr 1, 2020

Laughter in the age of coronavirus

Thom encourages everyone to keep their sense of humour.

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

COLUMN: Four reasons to hope that B.C. will win COVID-19 fight

Number of hospitalizations in B.C. remain low as thousands of beds freed up

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

Empathy is critical

We are not trying to be alarmist, but it is here, and it is spreading.

  • Mar 25, 2020

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