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B.C. VIEWS: Our not-so-New Democrats don’t rock the boat

Finance Minister Carole James takes the wheel, steers similar course

COLUMN: Benning stands firm on Gudbranson, will keep him with Canucks until 2021

Canucks opt to not trade the 26-year-old defenseman, but sign him to multi-year deal

B.C. VIEWS: Subsidy supercluster settles in B.C.

Ottawa, Victoria add to their overlapping ‘innovation’ budgets

Opinion: Greyhound Lines looking for public handout

Public bus service best answer to Greyhound’s outstretched hand

  • Feb 17th, 2018

Opinion: Seriously Kim? We have the right to bare arms

A Princeton reporter reacts after a former Canadian prime minister says women should cover up on TV

B.C. VIEWS: Fixing the real problem at ICBC

Car insurance ‘dumpster fire’ mainly lawyer fees, neglected serious injuries

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26th annual Gold Rush Trail Sled Dog Mail Run

Opinion: tribunal’s steel decision could seal LNG’s fate

Trade tribunal risks smothering billions of dollars in investment and killing thousands of jobs

  • Feb 10th, 2018

Municipalities racing the pot legalization clock

With time running out, B.C. cities still are not sure what the retail landscape will look like once recreational pot is legalized.

B.C. VIEWS: Who will care for frail elderly?

Today’s nursing home labour shortage is just the beginning

Lead up to B.C. Liberals leadership convention

Will membership go for least baggage, old or new school MLA or not?

  • Feb 3rd, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Polluted logic plagues pesticide bylaws

Silent Spring-inspired prejudice against ‘synthetic chemicals’ still rules

Opinion: time for Premier Horgan to do the climate math

Jens Wieting: Liquefied Natural Gas doesn’t square with our emissions commitments

  • Jan 27th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: LNG won’t bring John Horgan’s NDP down

Green leader Andrew Weaver’s Donald Trump-like Twitter tirade is just for show

Illicit drug overdose deaths on rise in North America

Coroner: ‘programs focused on scaring people from using drugs are not effective in saving lives’

  • Jan 19th, 2018

Opinion: Dare to be smarter

Just say no works for more than just substance abuse

  • Jan 18th, 2018

Facing reality of death, B.C. man learns real meaning of life

Even while preparing for the end, something inside Keven Drews won’t let him stop living

MICHAELS: Bad McAd leaves a bad taste in my mouth

“If you are trying to figure out how to spend that fiver, consider taking a moment to unplug from the trite network of now and 15-seconds-from-now…”

B.C. VIEWS: Politicians pose on plastic bags

Virtue signalling distracts from local government performance

B.C. VIEWS: John Horgan on forests and fires

Premier to tackle log shortages, exports and Interior ‘super-mills’

B.C. VIEWS: In 2018, ideology meets reality

Site C only the start of hard choices for Premier John Horgan