Columnists

B.C. VIEWS: LNG breakthrough likely means higher heating bills

Rest of the province will have to tighten its carbon belt

COLUMN: Newspapers matter, now more than ever

National Newspaper Week is Oct. 1-7

  • Oct 1, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Adrian Dix’s private clinic crackdown begins

Province ramps up MRI machines, but what about surgery?

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COLUMN: B.C. doesn’t have enough workers to meet industries’ demand

Jock Finlayson of BC Business Council writes about the provincial government’s Labour Market Outlook

  • Sep 26, 2018

RICKTER SCALE: With apologies to good Catholics everywhere

Columnist ponders whether this pope will break the persisting cycle of silence

  • Sep 26, 2018

MP Report: Battle bullying, wear orange on Sept. 30

Murray Rankin serves as Member of Parliament for Victoria

  • Sep 25, 2018

Some stories are too painful to follow, and this is a million of them

Women in the 1980’s accepted sexual violence as an unfortunate byproduct of a social life

LOCAL FLAVOUR: Food Security Plan moves ahead in Saanich

Linda Geggie For the Saanich News On Sept. 17 it was quite…

  • Sep 25, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Looking under the hood of ICBC’s war on crashes

Is our accident rate really soaring, or is it inefficiency?

GUEST OPINION: Outgoing Sooke municipal counsellor expresses gratitude

Bev Berger leaving politics after 10 years

  • Sep 20, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: ’Not photo radar’ coming soon to high-crash areas

ICBC deficit now largely due to reckless and distracted driving

The knock that echoes forever

Rick Stiebel | Contributed It’s the knock that no one wants to…

  • Sep 10, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Canada’s carbon tax house of cards is falling down

Revealed as just another sales tax, it’s doomed in B.C. and nationally

COLUMN: Time for a reality check on Canada’s exports

Industrial transitions do not happen overnight, Jock Finlayson writes

  • Sep 5, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Every day is Labour Day for John Horgan’s NDP

Union sign-ups, minimum wage for farm workers on the table

RICKTER SCALE: The only good one is a dead one

Rick Stiebel | Columnist Although some of my best friends are white,…

  • Aug 27, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: John Horgan’s latest reality check on wildfire threat

‘New normal’ is not a solution, just an empty sound bite

B.C. VIEWS: Genuine aboriginal rights are misused and discredited

Camp Cloud one of long line of protests falsely asserting title

Column: Mother orca’s display of grief sends powerful message

The grief of this orca mother may not be visible anymore, but we must not forget.

B.C. VIEWS: Canadian cities begin to declare themselves city-states

Local politicians meddle in immigration, environment issues