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Would you like some fries with your plastic?

It’s grimly amusing how some predictions, outlandish and rather unbelievable when they…

COLUMN: This Pink Shirt Day, let’s stop with the slut-shaming

It’s the 21st century version of ‘witch,’ our columnist writes

B.C. VIEWS: NDP moving to massive expansion of nanny state

$10-a-day daycare, tax subsidy for parents at heart of poverty plan

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Lobbyists impede citizen access to government

Lobbyists impede citizen access to government

  • Feb 23, 2019

Charter protection needed for rural Canadians

Writer on ICBC “relief” for rural rates, and says lack of protection means subsidizing urban voters.

  • Feb 20, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Power politics wins over rational energy policy

B.C Hydro continues to face interference on rates

If you think you understand wind chill, think again

As a kid growing up in the central Alps of Switzerland I…

  • Feb 17, 2019

Do washrooms for babies guide fathers’ choice of restaurant?

Do washrooms for babies guide fathers’ choice of restaurant? Who would have…

  • Feb 16, 2019

LETTER: Fletcher forgets B.C. Liberals’ ‘weasel party’ at legislature

Salary escalation occurred under Gordon Campbell’s watch

  • Feb 12, 2019

LETTER: Western Forest Products remains focused on B.C. employment

$350 million invested on B.C. coast in last six years, CEO says

  • Feb 11, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Time to listen to the doctors and legalize opioid drugs

Answer is the same as marijuana, get the criminal gangs out

For warm feet at bedtime, try a hot water bottle

Sub zero weather sent me to the storage closet for a sleep…

  • Feb 9, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: NDP government resumes taxing, spending to battle poverty

Legislature scandal, speculation tax distract from NDP agenda

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Today’s Netflix darling is a tiny Japanese woman, Marie Kondo, who “loves…

  • Feb 2, 2019

Everything put together falls apart

Science fiction writer William Gibson (Neuromancer, Mona Lisa Overdrive) once remarked, “When…

  • Feb 2, 2019

COLUMN: How you can get the government’s confidential stuff

The Abbotsford News’ handy guide to asking public bodies for their interesting information

B.C. VIEWS: Speaker Darryl Plecas splits legislature looting spree open

Long road to accountability began with MLA disclosures

Economic philosophy divides us on bockades

The conflict fueling the protests triggered by the LNG project lies in…

LETTER: Seniors home care, day programs expanding, Adrian Dix says

B.C. health minister responds to latest Seniors Advocate report

  • Jan 23, 2019