Opinion

COLUMN: March is a great time to be on the slopes, but it’s also the deadliest

Longer, sunnier days are one of the reasons why March has the most avalanche fatalities

  • Feb 21, 2020

COLUMN: Not an expert on First Nations government structures? Then maybe you should calm down

Consider your knowledge about First Nations governance structures before getting really, really mad

Would you rather have an early spring or a late winter?

Vote now in our weekly poll.

  • Feb 19, 2020
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Dr. Bonnie Henry given a Gitxsan name
New Zealand Prime Minister on TV during earthquake
Alberta opens up more businesses as COVID-19 cases decline
Canada needs Parliament fully functional in pandemic crisis, Scheer says

The RCMP need to let journalists do their job

Unless you’ve been living under a rock you’ve likely heard about the…

Hope for the future

Beautiful Babies of 2019

  • Feb 19, 2020

Tradition is powerful but powdered wigs?

Thom discusses archaic traditions in the court room

To shield or not to shield young children from the news

Marisca talks the ups and downs of discussing world events with kids

The beauty of a walk

Brenda talks walks, woodpeckers and epsom salts

  • Feb 19, 2020

Why not volunteer this tax season?

Starting to feel more like myself. Beginning to get my appetite back…

B.C. VIEWS: Inaction on pipeline protests not a viable response

Columnist Frank Bucholtz on how the Coastal GasLink pipeline dispute got so bad

Pipeline poll

Canadians are divided on support for the Coastal GasLink project

  • Feb 12, 2020

Protecting my children with vaccines

Marisca talks the importance of being immunized

For Horgan and Trudeau reconciliation is more photo ops than substance

Trevor feels like politicians need to be clear on where they stand in the dispute

Slippery Medical Assistance in Dying slope cause for concern

Letter writer believes focus should be on finding ways to comfortably extend life not end it

  • Feb 12, 2020

It’s always a good time to be skeptical

Thom looks at the Illusory Truth Effect and why its so easy to believe false information

Coastal GasLink-Wet’suwet’en conflict not simple

The larger, more conflict issue of land claims needs to be settled

  • Feb 12, 2020

Coastal GasLink-Wet’suwet’en conflict not simple

The larger, more conflict issue of land claims needs to be settled

Bra mishap focuses attention on underwear

Just another day in this cabin in the woods. I happened to…

  • Feb 12, 2020

Despite illness, continuing travels through Alberta

Lorraine trudges on with her virtual walk across the country even though she feels under the weather

  • Feb 12, 2020

COLUMN: Models of care have varied greatly between ICBC and WorkSafe

Fighting to prove serious injuries doesn’t help anybody