Opinion

B.C. VIEWS: Log exports and my other errors so far in 2019

Plastic bags, legislature overspending turn out differently

Settling a Debate About Impeding Traffic

We think it’s the slow drivers that cause problems but it’s seldom the case

  • Aug 18, 2019

Sarah Simpson Column: Good deeds save the day

Is it fair to call it the dog days of summer? I…

British Columbia Chronicles: New Hope for B.C.’s most historic sawmill town

“New mill, new optimism after years of forestry decline in Port Alberni”—Megan…

  • Aug 17, 2019

LETTERS: B.C. Views column downplays urgency of climate change

‘Tom Fletcher should propose real solutions to climate crisis’

  • Aug 13, 2019

Editorial: Graffiti is a problem worth addressing in Duncan

The City of Duncan has once again been overrun by this unwanted scrawling mess.

  • Aug 14, 2019
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Burma Star veterans, including Duncan's Charles Hoey, VC, are remembered with ceremony at Duncan Cenotaph
Quw'utsun Inter Tribal Pow Wow a celebration of culture
Big crowd comes out to official closing of The 39 Days of July
Phillip Schneider performs in Instrumental competition

Mary Lowther column: Nothing better than a fresh ear of corn

I buy real corn seeds like Golden Bantam and Sunnyvee and grow them in our back yard.

  • Aug 15, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Sawmill struggles as NDP boosts northwest log exports

Skeena Sawmills comeback threatened by B.C. government

Thousands of laws, but no justice

two completely innocent ladies lost their licence to drive and their cars for 30 to 90 days

  • Aug 9, 2019

We must embrace Green New Deal

Governments and individuals need to take action. There is plenty we can do.

  • Aug 9, 2019

Columnist dismisses my children’s future

When voting in the upcoming federal election, my children’s future will be my priority.

  • Aug 9, 2019

Come on, allow some pot shops to open

I also wonder about the delay in bringing about so-called legalization.

  • Aug 9, 2019

Please continue parkland purchases like Bute Island

This is exactly the type of acquisition I want to continually support with my CVRD tax dollars

  • Aug 8, 2019

CVRD board should send letter opposing freighter anchorages

This letter follows a logical, fact-packed presentation to the board recently by Peter Holmes

  • Aug 8, 2019

On the recent death of three orcas

Earth’s biosphere is one living community of communities of living things.

  • Aug 8, 2019

Andrea Rondeau column: The trials of court coverage

Covering court, while a fascinating assignment, is extremely time-consuming for reporters.

Drivesmart column: Are you leaving enough room between you and a big truck?

Fully loaded heavy trucks have 50 to 60 per cent of the braking capability of light vehicles.

  • Aug 11, 2019

Robert Barron column: Contaminated soil fight not over

I expect that leaving the soil in place is a huge mistake

Premier Horgan two-faced on length of fall session

Interesting how things change when John Horgan goes to being the premier of B.C.

  • Aug 6, 2019

Political will sorely lacking on climate change

The evidence of climate change and its consequences are becoming overwhelming.

  • Aug 6, 2019