Opinion

Ruminations from a pioneer pantry

Before electricity came to Saskatchewan farms in 1944 following the election of…

Pitfalls of power and propaganda

The pitfalls of democracy seem to surround us at depth in every…

Hope next MP follows Nathan Cullen’s example

Christian advocacy group ARPA’s director says Cullen always had time for people he disagreed with.

  • Mar 13, 2019
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One cannon blast wasn't enough for Riverboat Days 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Get up earlier, Americans control your clock too

B.C. must wait for Trump to decide on Daylight Saving Time

COLUMN: Think B.C.’s employer health tax doesn’t affect you? Think again

Richard Truscott with the Canadian Federation of Independent Business talks about the payroll tax

  • Mar 9, 2019

Trudeau must at least step asside for investigators

Like many other Canadians, I closely watched former Justice Minister and Attorney-General…

COLUMN: National internet access plan needed in next federal budget

Garth Frizzell is a Councillor for the City of Prince George and Second Vice President of the Federation of Canadian Municipalities.

  • Mar 6, 2019

LETTER: MLA’s plea only divides us further

Dear Editor, The paid advertisement by Ellis Ross (February 7, We’re All…

  • Mar 3, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Killer whales are the new polar bears of politics

Dip in southern resident orca population one of many since 1970s

GUEST COLUMN: John Horgan has gone missing in U.S. lumber dispute

B.C. Liberal leader Andrew Wilkinson questions payments to Washington governor

  • Mar 2, 2019

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

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