Column

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

 

Drivesmart column: Ignore them, they’ll go away

Seems to have been successfully adopted by many levels of government today.

  • Mar 22, 2020

 

Robert Barron column: COVID-19 changing our worlds

I expect there won’t be any return to our regular lives for a long time

Andrea Rondeau column: We all need a little downtime

With the technologies we have now at least it’s not as isolating as it once would have been.

T.W. Paterson column: This ‘Golden’ wedding must be the wildest wedding ever

Things really got out of hand when police had to be called — two guests were re-enacting the Civil War

  • Mar 21, 2020

Chris Wilkinson column: Defining the ‘why’ key to your goals

The reason why resolutions never see fulfillment is that people don’t consider their “why”

  • Mar 18, 2020

COLUMN: Navigating working from home during these pandemic times

This is a chance to work in the best conditions possible. In your sweat pants, on your couch.

Drivesmart column: Making safe lane changes

Mirror, signal, shoulder check, move.

  • Mar 15, 2020

Robert Barron column: Sealing was a dangerous job

The sealing bosses never held training sessions on how to do it properly and safely

Andrea Rondeau column: How much is too much COVID-19 coverage?

We don’t want to overload people on COVID-19.

T.W. Paterson column: Canada’s last Victoria Cross of WWII again in the news

The BC Aviation Museum is out to host a memorial monument

  • Mar 14, 2020

Drivesmart column: Spring 2020 distracted driving campaign

Distracted driving is responsible for 26 per cent of collision fatalities in B.C. each year.

  • Mar 8, 2020

Robert Barron column: It’s time to rattle some cages in Victoria

The Valley’a CAT received just $66,000 in overdose emergency response funding last year

Andrea Rondeau column: No need to panic over COVID-19

There is no sense in rushing out and filling multiple carts full of toilet paper and pasta

Drivesmart column: Driving on the shoulder of the road

Just as a child learns to colour properly by staying within the lines, so must the driver.

  • Mar 1, 2020

Robert Barron column: Gas prices rollercoaster confusing

their customers will continue to pay the price for their precious petrol

Andrea Rondeau column: Monday morning on the breaking news beat

The view from my back deck yielded smoke billowing into the air.

COLUMN: Forestry no longer close to top of B.C.’s economy

Our reactions to a forestry downturn reflect the past, not the present

Drivesmart column: Let’s block the road

Police resources to cope with the size of the protest group is an important consideration.

  • Feb 23, 2020