Columnists

It’s just gotta be the year for hockey pool

Hard-pressed for time this week, I’m doing the least journalistically responsible column…

Column: If not now, when will we make the changes needed to stop global warming?

The thought of our children or grandchildren suffering from the ravages of climate change are unbearable to think about, too frightening to consider. So we don’t.

Mike’s Musings: Sometimes it’s nice to just revel in innocence

Sharing some of my ‘Conversations With Sven’ Facebook posts over the years, just for fun

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Syrian culture day
Dazzling Dick Murphy Park
Pickup truck smashes into tree, damaging Campbell River home
Keeping their heads up

B.C. VIEWS: LNG breakthrough likely means higher heating bills

Rest of the province will have to tighten its carbon belt

B.C. VIEWS: LNG breakthrough likely means higher heating bills

Rest of the province will have to tighten its carbon belt

The local newspaper occupies a special place in the community

As I mentioned on Wednesday, Oct. 1-7 is National Newspaper Week in…

National Newspaper Week a chance to blow our own horn – Pt. 1

It’s National Newspaper Week and never has the role of a newspaper…

COLUMN: Newspapers matter, now more than ever

National Newspaper Week is Oct. 1-7

  • Oct 1, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Adrian Dix’s private clinic crackdown begins

Province ramps up MRI machines, but what about surgery?

Let’s have a laugh during ‘silly’ season

It’s harder to pick out real headlines from the satire

COLUMN: B.C. doesn’t have enough workers to meet industries’ demand

Jock Finlayson of BC Business Council writes about the provincial government’s Labour Market Outlook

  • Sep 26, 2018

Some stories are too painful to follow, and this is a million of them

Women in the 1980’s accepted sexual violence as an unfortunate byproduct of a social life

B.C. VIEWS: Looking under the hood of ICBC’s war on crashes

Is our accident rate really soaring, or is it inefficiency?

Mike’s Musings: What I’d like to see and hear this election season

I don’t want to hear vague, catchy soundbites. I want concrete ideas and proposed actions

B.C. VIEWS: ’Not photo radar’ coming soon to high-crash areas

ICBC deficit now largely due to reckless and distracted driving

Welcome to the state of perpetual war

Time to ask ourselves the tough questions

B.C. VIEWS: Canada’s carbon tax house of cards is falling down

Revealed as just another sales tax, it’s doomed in B.C. and nationally

COLUMN: Time for a reality check on Canada’s exports

Industrial transitions do not happen overnight, Jock Finlayson writes

  • Sep 5, 2018

VIDEO: Colonial trauma creates drug addiction

Centuries of oppression should prompt compassion for suffering, not poor bashing