Columnists

RICKTER SCALE: Appropriate punishment for crime needed

The Sookahalla would be a great place to start fattening the government’s coffer

  • Jul 12th, 2017

The conquest of rural B.C.

Urban environmentalists have occupied the NDP

B.C.’s big money battle isn’t over yet

John Horgan, Christy Clark posture on poltical donations

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Police attending multi-vehicle crash on Sooke Road
Sooke salt producer shaking up the market
Award-winning distillery relocating to Sooke
Cooking with Killer

RICKTER SCALE: Hockey Night in New Jersey

Some things, it would seem, are never forgotten for reasons not easy to explain

  • Jun 27th, 2017

All parties throwing your billions around

Christy Clark promises to match NDP, Greens spending spree

The economic gamble behind hosting the 2022 Commonwealth Games

How much will it cost us and what risks are we taking?

  • Jun 25th, 2017

Juan de Fuca director predicts RGS process will fail

Juan de Fuca Electoral Area does not receive a vote and must abide by the municipalities’ decision

  • Jun 19th, 2017

Skookum bucks for B.C. Liberals

Wait until you see Christy Clark’s next money move

RICKTER SCALE: Somewhere in Eire she laughs

Columnist offers up a ‘Husband’s Prayer’

  • Jun 16th, 2017

Site C dam delay would be disaster for John Horgan’s NDP

Putting off Peace River diversion would cost $630 million

Site C dam delay would be disaster for John Horgan’s NDP

Putting off Peace River diversion would cost $630 million

When people and predators share the same Island, sometimes the people have to protect themselves

Feel bad for the animals, but don’t forget people need protection too

Plot thickens at Victoria castle

Shades of Downton Abbey in fall of Christy Clark government

Culture clash key to B.C. minority talks

Green leader Andrew Weaver compromised to get deal with NDP

Yes, Christy Clark won the election

Even without Greens’ support, B.C. Liberals will attempt to govern

Grumpy Taxpayer$ of Greater Victoria

Yes, it’s possible we’re moving into a low property tax increase era

  • May 24th, 2017

Standing up to staged tent squatters

Communities fight back against ‘travelling circus’ for media

ELECTION 2017: This is your election on TV

Campaigns are no time to discuss serious issues

ELECTION 2017: Unstable minority unlikely to last

Greens’ Andrew Weaver will want to see carbon tax increased

Getting ‘big money’ out of B.C. politics

It’s not as simple as banning corporate, union donations