Opinion

COLUMN: B.C.’s biggest economic and business stories of 2019

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

  • Dec 2, 2019

EDITORIAL: Time to talk about health care in Sooke

Expansion coming, but not exactly as promised

  • Dec 2, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Don’t let anger over homelessness get in the way

Frustration in B.C. grows as the problem persists

  • Dec 1, 2019
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Less waste, more simple joy this holiday season

Here are tips to add creative ideas to gift-giving and reduce waste

  • Nov 29, 2019

LETTER: Pedestrians not easily seen after dark

Readers says Sooke walkers unaware of their visibility at night

  • Nov 29, 2019

COLUMN: Let’s return decency to social media behaviour

Social media. Let’s, for the moment, put aside the fact that social…

EDITORIAL: Promises, promises, and more promises

It’s time for accountability

  • Nov 26, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Regulating fuel prices not a new idea

Fuel prices seem to remain stubbornly high in many places of B.C.

EDITORIAL: It’s time to face the truth on drug use

The homeless don’t own the drug epidemic

  • Nov 18, 2019

BC VIEWS: Action needed on healthcare workplace violence

While we’ve been talking about it, the number of B.C. victims has only grown

  • Nov 17, 2019

New drivers not obeying laws

Reader says N drivers hesitant to pull over for ambulance

  • Nov 15, 2019

EDITORIAL: We need to step up our recycling efforts

As much as 60 per cent of items taken to landfill could be recycled

  • Nov 13, 2019

EDITORIAL: Random acts of community kindness

Greatness of a community is most accurately measured by the compassionate actions of its members

  • Nov 12, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Transportation options can be few

Frank Bucholtz is a columnist and former editor with Black Press Media

The importance of personal memory on Remembrance Day

‘Our interdisciplinary research leads us to explore how memory can provide a powerful tool’

  • Nov 9, 2019

LETTER: No friend of the biosphere

The sign near Evergreen Centre says: Sooke A Compassionate Community (by charter…

  • Nov 6, 2019

LETTER: Political sign vandalism ‘disgusting’

Those who run for office should be respected, says reader

  • Nov 6, 2019

EDITORIAL: Let’s not forget current military

Remembrance Day should include today’s veterans

  • Nov 5, 2019