Opinion

LETTERS: Plastic bags an ‘easy feel-good fix’

Bags have secondary uses, other problems more pressing

  • Jan 12th, 2018

MICHAELS: Bad McAd leaves a bad taste in my mouth

“If you are trying to figure out how to spend that fiver, consider taking a moment to unplug from the trite network of now and 15-seconds-from-now…”

Column: Swedish hockey captain missed the silver lining

Sportsmanship is also a skill that needs practice after Lias Andersson threw his silver medal into the crowd

  • Jan 8th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Politicians pose on plastic bags

Virtue signalling distracts from local government performance

Why resolutions don’t work out

Too often, people resolve to change instead of celebrating who they already are

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Mike's Mirror Minute with Shaun Koopman, except backwards
Campbell River Fire Department chips trees for Burn Fund
Saratoga Beach Polar Plunge 2018
Quadra Islanders protest Site C Dam decision

B.C. VIEWS: John Horgan on forests and fires

Premier to tackle log shortages, exports and Interior ‘super-mills’

B.C. VIEWS: In 2018, ideology meets reality

Site C only the start of hard choices for Premier John Horgan

‘Our government needs to hear our views’

Local director responds to criticism about his criticism

  • Dec 29th, 2017

Keeping wine under $10…

Some recommendations from our wine columnist about how to be frugal with your wine choices

  • Dec 28th, 2017

Editorial: Looking back on 2017

It was a year filled with disasters, but also with the strength of people and community

  • Dec 28th, 2017

B.C. VIEWS: John Horgan on housing, child care

Premier faces costly urban issues, including marijuana legalization

B.C. VIEWS: 2017 is the year of the B.C. Green Party

Andrew Weaver’s shifting priorities shape politics for 2018

B.C. VIEWS: John Horgan on election reform

NDP joins Greens in bid for proportional representation

Myers high on Canada

AT RANDOM: Mike Myers says it right, eh

LETTER: Proportional representation makes votes count

Fair Vote Canada representative responds to Tom Fletcher column

  • Dec 12th, 2017