Opinion

OPINION: Liberal environmental contradictions could pave way for Conservative win

Carbon pricing, the Trans Mountain pipeline to be key facets in upcoming election

COLUMN: Forestry at the heart of B.C.’s export economy

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

  • May 22, 2019

LETTER: Fletcher ‘blurs reality’ on B.C. union public construction

Bridge, highway projects awarded to companies, not unions

  • May 21, 2019
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Break-in at Indigenous art store in Campbell River
Baikie Island Nature Reserve needs a lot more money
Video shows wolf swimming ashore in Campbell River
Surge tower topples

FISHING CORNER: North Island anglers are adjusting to catch and release fishing

By Don Daniels In mid April when we got the news from…

  • May 21, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Reality of our plastic recycling routine exposed

Turns out dear old China wasn’t doing such a great job

OUR VIEW: Trudeau playing hero on the world stage. Again.

Trudeau’s largesse abroad with Canadian’s resources is beyond offensive. Young Canadians can…

  • May 16, 2019

Our View: Road safety week underlines impaired-driving dangers

May 14-20 is National Road Safety Week

  • May 13, 2019

Campbell River needs to get behind Rod’s Hurricanes

We’re in the eye of the Hurricanes and, seemingly, don’t know it.…

  • May 13, 2019

Campbell River Walk for Hearts organizers say thanks

From the bottom of our refurbished hearts we thank all of you…

  • May 13, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Welcome to the union ‘battle zone’ for pipeline construction

NDP labour code sets conditions to push independent unions out

Rest in peace, customer service

The telephone took customer service into the back alley and beat it…

EDITORIAL: A good start to childcare

$10-a-day care is still a long way off

  • May 9, 2019

DAVE’S DIGS: Beyond the ‘garbage dispute,’ support human rights and dignity in the Philippines

Canadians implicated in pollution from mining operations and exploitative working conditions

Peanut allergies: Research shows ‘oral immunotherapy’ is safe for preschoolers

Child eats small amounts of an allergenic food, dose gradually boosted to target maintenance amount

B.C. VIEWS: Forest industry revitalization looks like the opposite

Caribou protection, forest tenure restriction, increasing stumpage

Fly tying lessons done for now, I’m going fishing

Also a few tips on what’s working right now on the local lakes

  • May 3, 2019

Durand: Do what you say and say what you do

Mirror bike columnist James Durand on the importance of setting goals and having a plan to meet them

  • May 3, 2019

Wine Wise: Italian reds are always worth discovering

Wine columnist Doug Sloan has some recommendations on a few good Italian reds

  • May 3, 2019

COLUMN: Are B.C. communities in boom?

CFIB’s Richard Truscott on how B.C. municipalities fared on annual report on small business sentiment

  • Apr 29, 2019

Brain injuries can be invisible to many of us

At least 165,000 Canadians are affected each year