Columnists

MIKE’S MUSINGS: Knowing when to call in a pinch hitter

Being a ‘jack of all trades’ is nice, but sometimes you just need someone better at a thing than you

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

Grappling with the fact that it’s October

October’s always a bittersweet month. It’s not like September when you can…

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Tiel’s Tales: The journey matters

We were less than 5 km away from the Canadian border when…

Memorial race honours late Vancouver Island BMX prodigy Aidan Webber

‘This is our family’s project to carry out Aidan’s dreams for other kids’

COLUMN: Environmental stewardship essential for Fraser River productivity

Jeff Scott chairs the Fraser River Industrial Association and is president of Fraser Surrey Docks

  • Sep 23, 2019

OPINION: Steps taken in right direct, still a long way to go for gender equality

A column from Minerva BC CEO Tina Strehlke

  • Sep 22, 2019

COLUMN: A mix of good and bad news about B.C.’s economy

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

  • Sep 20, 2019

MIKE’S MUSINGS: How I’m deciding how to vote next month

You don’t vote for Prime Minister, so vote for who you want as your voice in that big room in Ottawa

B.C. VIEWS: Cutting wood waste produces some bleeding

Value-added industry slowly grows as big sawmills close

TIEL’S TALES: Uncovering the secret ingredients that make Campbell River special

As a newcomer to the community, I delight in getting to know you better

Do you get the feeling you’ve read this somewhere before?

A change of approach by the Campbell River Mirror editor

B.C. VIEWS: It’s an uphill battle to build the nanny state

Training positions added, filling them is another question

MIKE’S MUSINGS: Better is better, even when things aren’t bad

Roundabout at Rockland and Highway 19A will be an improvement, and any improvement is good

LETTER: ICBC boss responds to accusations of failing to adapt

ICBC CEO Nicolas Jimenez responds to column by the CFIB’s Richard Truscott

  • Sep 4, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: More Labour Day milestones for the NDP

Gift to U.S.-based construction unions keeps on giving

COLUMN: ICBC is not just broke, it’s broken

Richard Truscott is B.C. and Alberta vice-president at Canadian Federation of Independent Business

  • Aug 28, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Pipelines set to roll as federal politicians posture

Projects to drive B.C., Canadian economy in years ahead

B.C. VIEWS: Log exports and my other errors so far in 2019

Plastic bags, legislature overspending turn out differently

Our instincts respond to the kind of fear bears trigger

There’s been a lot of bear encounter stories lately, it seems. Last…