Opinion

COLUMN: Higher interest rates will slow B.C. economy after ‘unusually robust’ show

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

  • Nov 20, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Setting speed limits in a post-fact political environment

Media prefer ‘speed kills’ narrative, even when it fails to appear

Social media leaves anyone with an opinion vulnerable to scorched-earth attacks

Demonize and dog-pile. If you disagree with me, you are not only wrong, you are evil. The enemy…

  • Nov 15, 2018
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Premier John Horgan speaks at Witset Smoke Feast
Deconsecration of St. Stephen's Anglican Church in Telkwa
What's next for Cullen?
Cullen not running

Fallen ones

Writer connects Remembrance Day with abortion.

  • Nov 14, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Seniors home worker discrimination finally ending

Health Minister Adrian Dix righting a serious wrong

Pie in verse

Poet on Bulkley Valley Credit Union’s pie day.

  • Nov 9, 2018

Community rises above negativity

Writer gets treasured “three-wheel pickup” back with help from the community they adore.

  • Nov 9, 2018

A sustainable planet matters

Writer says LNG Canada project is bad news for climate change.

  • Nov 9, 2018

Does every child matter?

Writer says while we may grieve injustices of the past, protection is needed today for unborn.

  • Nov 9, 2018

Wolf: Keeping score is part of life

Fun is always paramount in youth sports - but winning and losing provide valuable lessons

Proposed law could treat serious offenders lightly

If Bill C-75 passes in its present form, criminals of various kinds will almost certainly be heartened and emboldened by the prospect of lighter penalties.

What LNG means to First Nations

First Nations LNG Alliance on difference LNG will have on daily life and economics for First Nations

  • Nov 8, 2018

Setting a measurable bar for responsible mining

Director of the Materials Efficiency Research Group wants laws updated in B.C.

  • Nov 7, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Going back to the disco era of labour relations

NDP may remove restrictions on school strikes, union sign-ups

RDBN residents are feeling abandoned

Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako chair says more help needed for wildfire victims.

  • Nov 1, 2018

Electoral reform poll

What’s your first choice in the electoral reform referendum?

  • Nov 1, 2018

Neither transparent, fair nor proportional

Writer says proportional representation means more cost and party alliances nobody voted for.

  • Nov 1, 2018

Vote twice

Even if you vote no in the flawed electoral reform referendum, vote again on a new system.

  • Oct 31, 2018

Why I’m voting Yes to Proportional Representation – a matter of rural, northern values

Local Stikine NDP MLA Doug Donaldson makes the case for proportional representation.

  • Oct 31, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: The conquest of rural B.C. nears completion

Chapter three: control MLA selection from party headquarters