Opinion

LETTER: Where is your evidence?

Letter goes into detail about the legalization of marijuana and its negative connotations

  • Dec 7, 2018

If you’re going to pull Baby It’s Cold Outside, pull these songs too, B.C. man writes

Parksville resident Bernie Smith points to other offensive holiday tunes

  • Dec 5, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: The art of announcing things you haven’t done yet

Clinging to power, John Horgan and Andrew Weaver imagine a dynasty

LETTER: Don’t take away our dog park

Upset that dog park at Lamont and Blott is being replaced with a playground

  • Nov 30, 2018

LETTER: Mission firefighters deserve our thanks

This fire could have caused much more damage to other homes in theneighbourhood

  • Nov 30, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Speaker Darryl Plecas demonstrates his character again

B.C. legislature speaker’s latest self-serving move is incredible

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LETTER: Reader refuses to vote

How can you vote for something where the devil is in the details?

  • Nov 23, 2018

LETTER: No apology is needed

The term “gonna” is not a mistake

  • Nov 23, 2018

COLUMN: Higher interest rates will slow B.C. economy after ‘unusually robust’ show

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

  • Nov 20, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Setting speed limits in a post-fact political environment

Media prefer ‘speed kills’ narrative, even when it fails to appear

Social media leaves anyone with an opinion vulnerable to scorched-earth attacks

Demonize and dog-pile. If you disagree with me, you are not only wrong, you are evil. The enemy…

  • Nov 15, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Seniors home worker discrimination finally ending

Health Minister Adrian Dix righting a serious wrong

LETTER: There are kind people out there

I wanted to let him know how much it meant to me

  • Nov 9, 2018

LETTER: Hoping Reptile Guy can rebuild

Looking forward to once again having a very special place to bring our children and grandchildren

  • Nov 9, 2018

Wolf: Keeping score is part of life

Fun is always paramount in youth sports - but winning and losing provide valuable lessons

LETTER: Editor should apologize to readers

Mission resident takes offense to the use of the term ‘gonna’

  • Nov 8, 2018

Proposed law could treat serious offenders lightly

If Bill C-75 passes in its present form, criminals of various kinds will almost certainly be heartened and emboldened by the prospect of lighter penalties.

B.C. VIEWS: Going back to the disco era of labour relations

NDP may remove restrictions on school strikes, union sign-ups

B.C. VIEWS: The conquest of rural B.C. nears completion

Chapter three: control MLA selection from party headquarters

GUEST COLUMN: Proportional representation curbs extremist movements

Pioneer of B.C. electoral reform argues for yes vote in referendum

  • Oct 27, 2018