Opinion

BC Ferries and transit should cancel sailings, buses

This is taxpayer money being spent foolishly.

  • Mar 30, 2020

Hats off to all front-line workers

let’s not forget the unsung heroes

  • Mar 30, 2020

Take care of yourself and each other

It turns out, I was also mad at me.

  • Mar 30, 2020

Silence is golden

It was quiet like we have not experienced too many times in those 40 years.

  • Mar 30, 2020

Who are the covidiots?

First, let’s be clear that it is us older folk who are indeed collectively destroying the planet

  • Mar 30, 2020

We have wonderful health care workers

They are the front-line of care for the sick

  • Mar 30, 2020
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Thank you, Brad, for help at grocery store

I must have looked like something from a scary Halloween cartoon

  • Mar 30, 2020

Suggestions for childcare during COVID-19

The world and priorities of childcare have changed due to the corona 19 virus.

  • Mar 30, 2020

B.C. VIEWS: Small businesses need our help

Just as integral in neighbourhoods in Vancouver and Surrey as they are in Prince George or Kelowna

Let’s not pit young against old

“covidiot” could be replaced with a more community compassionate “unaware” or “misinformed”

  • Mar 26, 2020

COLUMN: Four reasons to hope that B.C. will win COVID-19 fight

Number of hospitalizations in B.C. remain low as thousands of beds freed up

Pet owners beware of cannabis

In a 30-minute walk she picked up something and ingested it.

  • Mar 25, 2020

Drivesmart column: Regulatory vs advisory road signs

The regulatory sign must be obeyed exactly as it is read.

  • Mar 29, 2020

Alistair MacGregor column: Responding to the challenges of the COVID-19 global pandemic

This crisis has shown us just how many Canadians struggle every day to pay the bills

  • Mar 29, 2020

T.W. Paterson column: Friendly card game led to fatal shooting in Nanaimo

The final witness, Dr. L.T. Davis, refused to give testimony until he was paid in advance

  • Mar 28, 2020

Mary Lowther column: Using COVID-19 downtime in the garden

David will quote an old Farsi saying: “Lick up the honey and ask no questions.”

  • Mar 26, 2020

Editorial: Farmers Market no more danger to community than grocery store

Fortunately, sanity prevailed and the market went ahead on Saturday

  • Mar 26, 2020

Will you still love me tomorrow?

What will be said and done the next time those people are negotiating their collective agreements?

  • Mar 25, 2020

Pipelines, a pandemic and more

I didn’t even have time to digest all the hype around the pipelines protests.

  • Mar 24, 2020