Opinion

Thanks to good care, able to say happy birthday

when it comes to the crunch it still works

  • Jul 10, 2019

Transition from fossil fuels needs more than lip service

Instead our natural resources are all sold and profits sucked out of Canada

  • Jul 10, 2019

Death by denial, in the face of emergency

To sum up; I went to experts for an opinion on an issue of health.

  • Jul 9, 2019
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Editorial: 6% an unacceptable tax increase

It’s important to keep in mind that it’s still really early in…

  • Jul 10, 2019

Daylight Savings Time on the chopping block, but what about income tax?

Perhaps B.C. should get with the times and undo these wartime policies

Panhandlers small fry next to big banks

They charge ridiculous fees for every breath of air you consume in their presence.

  • Jul 8, 2019

From the bleachers — the six mountain forest debate

Authentic dialogue means different perspectives are allowed to present.

  • Jul 8, 2019

Idling cars, lawnmowers, weed whackers and other noise pollution

My plea is directed at those individuals who do not work but occupy and own homes.

  • Jul 8, 2019

Horgan flip-flops: contaminated soil landfill to remain in Shawnigan

Consultation suggests a dialogue, yet the Ministry has completely ignored our concerns

  • Jul 8, 2019

5.92% tax increase not affordable

The police station can be accommodated with a 2.1 per cent reduction in other spending.

  • Jul 8, 2019

Taxpayer funded childcare too expensive

You debt-ridden taxpayers need to sit down with a financial consultant

  • Jul 8, 2019

Applaud council for work towards forestry strategy

Council supported collaboration with UBC, 3Green Consulting, and the Coastal Douglas Fir Partnership

  • Jul 8, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Killing B.C. industries won’t save the caribou

Herds dwindling across Canada, with or without logging

Seniors need to be treated more fairly

It was amazing to read in your July 5 paper about the building of a new long term care home.

  • Jul 5, 2019

Taxpayer daycare subsidizing corporations

Taxpayer subsidized daycare is yet another form of corporate welfare.

  • Jul 5, 2019

Must be moratorium on 5G now

Presentation by Drs. Pall and Schoechleder showed Health Canada safety standards virtually useless

  • Jul 4, 2019

Drivesmart column: Reflections on holiday weekend traffic

I’ve just recently completed a round trip from Vancouver Island to the West Kootenays

  • Jul 7, 2019

Mary Lowther column: Herbs easy to grow and tasty in food

By Mary Lowther David has suggested that a childhood diet of Scotch…

  • Jul 4, 2019

GUEST COLUMN: Condemning caribou to extinction in B.C.

Province’s two-year moratorium on new mining, logging not enough

  • Jul 8, 2019