Opinion

COLUMN: B.C.’s labour minister should look at COVID-19 financial carnage amid minimum wage increase

The timing couldn’t be worse for any government decision that drives up costs for business, writes Jock Finlayson

  • May 28, 2020

COLUMN: Canada needs to remember rural communities as thoughts turn to pandemic recovery

Small towns often rely on tourism, which has been decimated by COVID-19

  • May 28, 2020

EDITORIAL: Why I wear a mask and you should, too

Editor Adam Louis says it’s about more than the practical

GUEST COLUMN: B.C. COVID-19 survey brings answers closer

275,000 responses so far, broader health information helps

  • May 22, 2020

LETTER: Cheers to Canada for backing Gavi

Connie Lebeau of Victoria supports efforts toward a COVID-19 vacciene

LETTER: KSM mine underwent ‘comprehensive, transparent peer-reviewed environmental assessment’

Seabridge Gold’s KSM project did incorporate independent and peer-reviewed science

  • May 19, 2020
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Injured eagle rescued in St'sailes community
Stompin' in the rain
HHSE Reverse Parade
Be bear aware

LETTER: Ducks Unlimited not limited to ducks

Maria Morrow of Agassiz sets the DU record straight

EDITORIAL: Camera wars are still unproductive

It’s difficult to stop social media shaming, but it must be done, writes editor Adam Louis

Our species to save: Use this time to learn more about Canada’s endangered animals

We share our country with about 80,000 known wild species, 800 of them are endangered

  • May 15, 2020

COLUMN: Residents should explore B.C. to help tourism industry amid COVID-19

Jock Finlayson is executive vice president and chief policy officer of the Business Council of BC

  • May 11, 2020

LETTER: Thank you for your kindess

The Key/Bodnar families express their gratitude

LETTER: A case of fowl play

Eric Fryer of Agassiz has an unfortunate misunderstanding

LETTER: Harrison hikers, cut the crap

Janne Perrin in Harrison reminds hikers to stop pooping along trails

COLUMN: From flattening the COVID-19 curve to Team B.C. recovery

B.C. business leaders say they’re ready to restart economy

  • Apr 30, 2020

LETTER: London Drugs president supports local news

‘We are continuing our commitment to print our flyers and distribute them through community newspapers’

  • Apr 30, 2020

COLUMN: We can all do more – until we can’t. Thank you for doing what you can.

Stressed? Anxious? Laid off? Working? Unhappy? Bored? Thanks for carrying on.

REAL ESTATE: Rural Land inquiries stimulate market movement amid lockdown

Maybe it’s time for you to go rural, Freddy Marks writes.

LETTER: Coronavirus isn’t a game

Naomi Olsen of Harrison Mills implores residents to keep to the rules

Earth Day: A new relationship to wildlife is needed for nature and people

Dan Kraus is senior conservation biologist with the Nature Conservancy of Canada.

  • Apr 22, 2020