Columnists

COLUMN | Learning how to understand food beyond our plate

COLUMN | Learning how to understand food beyond our plate

Food Matters by columnist Margo Peill

  • Feb 5, 2020
COLUMN | Learning how to understand food beyond our plate
Cannabis buds lay along a drying rack at the CannTrust Niagara Greenhouse Facility in Fenwick, Ont., on Tuesday, June 26, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/ Tijana Martin

B.C. VIEWS: Cannabis challenges hurt B.C. economy

It’s a mishmash of rules for cannabis sales in B.C.’s municipalities

Cannabis buds lay along a drying rack at the CannTrust Niagara Greenhouse Facility in Fenwick, Ont., on Tuesday, June 26, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/ Tijana Martin
COLUMN | ‘Cancel culture’ is contrary to our humanity

COLUMN | ‘Cancel culture’ is contrary to our humanity

Columnist Steve Smyth shares his thoughts on how times are changing

  • Jan 31, 2020
COLUMN | ‘Cancel culture’ is contrary to our humanity
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Man spits on 7-Eleven manager over mask rule, sparking Vancouver police probe
Gov. Gen. Julie Payette has resigned
Trudeau says he will call Biden to save Keystone XL pipeline
Ottawa prioritizing vaccines for Indigenous people
COLUMN | How can you justify property tax?

COLUMN | How can you justify property tax?

Columnist Andre Carrel questions the recent property assessment in Terrace

  • Jan 31, 2020
COLUMN | How can you justify property tax?
COLUMN | Professional therapy through music in the Northwest

COLUMN | Professional therapy through music in the Northwest

Music Matters by columnist Cameron Bell

  • Jan 31, 2020
COLUMN | Professional therapy through music in the Northwest
Passengers wear masks to prevent an outbreak of a new coronavirus in a subway station, in Hong Kong, Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020. The first case of coronavirus in Macao was confirmed on Wednesday, according to state broadcaster CCTV. The infected person, a 52-year-old woman, was a traveller from Wuhan. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)

B.C. VIEWS: New coronavirus outbreak an important reminder

Walking the line between cautious and alarmist

Passengers wear masks to prevent an outbreak of a new coronavirus in a subway station, in Hong Kong, Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020. The first case of coronavirus in Macao was confirmed on Wednesday, according to state broadcaster CCTV. The infected person, a 52-year-old woman, was a traveller from Wuhan. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
COLUMN | Creating a “community of practice” inspires

COLUMN | Creating a “community of practice” inspires

Art Matters by columnist Sarah Zimmerman

  • Jan 24, 2020
COLUMN | Creating a “community of practice” inspires
Laura Jones, Chief Strategic Officer of the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (submitted)

COLUMN: Governments should modernize their processes, get with the times for 2020

Laura Jones is the chief strategic officer at the Canadian Federation of Independent Business

  • Jan 22, 2020
Laura Jones, Chief Strategic Officer of the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (submitted)
Premier John Horgan leaves the podium following his first press conference of the year as he comments on various questions from the media in the Press Gallery at B.C. Legislature in Victoria, B.C., on Monday, January 13, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chad Hipolito

B.C. VIEWS: Few clouds on Horgan’s horizon

Horgan’s biggest challenge in the remainder of his term will be to keep the economy humming along

Premier John Horgan leaves the podium following his first press conference of the year as he comments on various questions from the media in the Press Gallery at B.C. Legislature in Victoria, B.C., on Monday, January 13, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chad Hipolito
COLUMN | New year, new you: Make those changes stick

COLUMN | New year, new you: Make those changes stick

Wellness Matters by columnist Joelle McKiernan

  • Jan 17, 2020
COLUMN | New year, new you: Make those changes stick
B.C. VIEWS: Finding hope for B.C.’s salmon

B.C. VIEWS: Finding hope for B.C.’s salmon

Is enough being done to save the iconic species?

B.C. VIEWS: Finding hope for B.C.’s salmon
COLUMN | Reflecting on established and emerging venues in Terrace

COLUMN | Reflecting on established and emerging venues in Terrace

Music Matters by columnist Cameron Bell

  • Jan 11, 2020
COLUMN | Reflecting on established and emerging venues in Terrace
COLUMN: Reading list for growers and gardeners

COLUMN: Reading list for growers and gardeners

Food Matters by columnist Margaret Peill

  • Jan 9, 2020
COLUMN: Reading list for growers and gardeners
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B.C. VIEWS: Magnetic interest in latest property prices

In recent years, property owners have pored over assessments much more closely

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B.C. VIEWS: A toast to civil debate in the new year

Not only is name calling juvenile, it is unproductive

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Logging trucks gather from around the B.C. Interior to head to downtown Vancouver, Sept. 27, 2019. (B.C. Logging Convoy/Facebook)

B.C. VIEWS: An unpredictable year ahead

B.C. economy continues to do well generally, with low unemployment rates and good job creation numbers

Logging trucks gather from around the B.C. Interior to head to downtown Vancouver, Sept. 27, 2019. (B.C. Logging Convoy/Facebook)
B.C. VIEWS: Hunger does not end with the season

B.C. VIEWS: Hunger does not end with the season

Despite innovations in food distribution, the need is still there in B.C. communities

B.C. VIEWS: Hunger does not end with the season
COLUMN: Wellness Matters by Joelle McKiernan

COLUMN: Wellness Matters by Joelle McKiernan

Surviving the holiday season with a smile

  • Dec 11, 2019
COLUMN: Wellness Matters by Joelle McKiernan
COLUMN: Engaging audiences of all ages with Melia and Big Tiny

COLUMN: Engaging audiences of all ages with Melia and Big Tiny

Music Matters by columnist Cameron Bell

  • Dec 11, 2019
COLUMN: Engaging audiences of all ages with Melia and Big Tiny
Muriel Protzer is a policy analyst for B.C. and Alberta with the Canadian Federation of Independent Business

COLUMN: Avoid the online temptation and buy local

Muriel Protzer is a policy analyst with the Canadian Federation of Independent Business

  • Dec 10, 2019
Muriel Protzer is a policy analyst for B.C. and Alberta with the Canadian Federation of Independent Business