Opinion

B.C.’s forest management practices operate at a deficit

Re: BC Timber Sales and city throw forestry jobs under the mountain…

  • Jun 11, 2020

BC Timber Sales and city throw forestry jobs under the mountain bike tire

It was with some dismay that I read the May 6 cover…

  • Jun 4, 2020

Designate the Island as a bubble region

Many countries, regions and including the B.C. government talk of creating “a…

  • Jun 4, 2020
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COLUMN: B.C.’s labour minister should look at COVID-19 financial carnage amid minimum wage increase

The timing couldn’t be worse for any government decision that drives up costs for business, writes Jock Finlayson

  • May 28, 2020

COLUMN: Canada needs to remember rural communities as thoughts turn to pandemic recovery

Small towns often rely on tourism, which has been decimated by COVID-19

  • May 28, 2020

When even the experts disagree

Just because an expert says so doesn’t mean it’s the whole truth

GUEST COLUMN: B.C. COVID-19 survey brings answers closer

275,000 responses so far, broader health information helps

  • May 22, 2020

‘The people of the North Island have really been let down’

We would like to comment on the excellent letter in the Campbell…

  • May 20, 2020

LETTER: KSM mine underwent ‘comprehensive, transparent peer-reviewed environmental assessment’

Seabridge Gold’s KSM project did incorporate independent and peer-reviewed science

  • May 19, 2020

Not enough transparency from government and VIHA

Re: Article by Marissa Tiel, May 13/20 – “Pandemic puts nurses in…

  • May 15, 2020

Our species to save: Use this time to learn more about Canada’s endangered animals

We share our country with about 80,000 known wild species, 800 of them are endangered

  • May 15, 2020

COLUMN: Residents should explore B.C. to help tourism industry amid COVID-19

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

  • May 11, 2020

Some words of advice

I was recently told that I have a few months to live.…

  • May 5, 2020

London Drugs committed to help keep residents informed and communities strong

People are staying home and staying local. And because of this, we…

  • May 4, 2020

COLUMN: From flattening the COVID-19 curve to Team B.C. recovery

B.C. business leaders say they’re ready to restart economy

  • Apr 30, 2020

LETTER: London Drugs president supports local news

‘We are continuing our commitment to print our flyers and distribute them through community newspapers’

  • Apr 30, 2020

Oil too risky to be base for economy

Negative prices, low demand show we do not need oil to survive

Blood clinic a big success at Community Centre

On behalf of Canadian Blood Services, we would like to thank the…

  • Apr 27, 2020

Earth Day: A new relationship to wildlife is needed for nature and people

Dan Kraus is senior conservation biologist with the Nature Conservancy of Canada.

  • Apr 22, 2020