Opinion

Letter: rural B.C. deserves police resources just as much as Lower Mainland

MLA hopes Minister of Public Safety’s B.C. tour will open his eyes to lack of police resources in region

  • Aug 16th, 2018

LETTERS: Doctors speak out on surgical wait times for B.C. patients

‘Governments know they will lose private clinic lawsuit’

  • Aug 15th, 2018

Letter: BC Nurses’ Union responds to Mayor Simpson’s harm reduction column

“Substance use should be approached in a way that emphasizes the humanity and uniqueness of each person”

  • Aug 15th, 2018

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.

Letter: Let marijuana growth in ALR

How much more unproductive land do we want to accumulate in the ALR?

  • Aug 14th, 2018

Letter: Two sides to benefit program

“I thought you would be more sympathetic towards your former colleagues like me”

  • Aug 13th, 2018
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Quesnel resident selectively logging property
West Quesnel wildfire thoughts
Quesnel Mayor Bob Simpson on the evacuation alert issued for Quesnel and area
Quesnel Dairy Queen hosts Miracle Treat Day

Editorial: Hazy views a smokescreen

Legalization is coming soon

  • Aug 13th, 2018

Letter: Referendum wording muddy

Sure, the grass always seems greener on the other side of the fence

  • Aug 12th, 2018

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

Local politicians meddle in immigration, environment issues

Letter: drivers need to check loads are secure

Letter writer says a chunk of wood came through her sun roof, almost injuring driver and passenger

  • Aug 12th, 2018

Column: seniors vulnerable because of Facebook

Local columnist on how Facebook is being used to ask seniors for money, and other local goings on

  • Aug 11th, 2018

Letter: Changes needed to cut down dangerous driving

“I must say that B.C. has the worst traffic”

  • Aug 10th, 2018

Editorial: Scammers don’t rest

Scam phone calls and emails are everywhere – but many can’t identify them and fall victim as a result

LETTER: Sir John A. Macdonald’s role in residential schools

Canada’s first prime minister was progressive for his time

  • Aug 9th, 2018

Column: Looking through rose-tinted glasses

Columnist David Zirnhelt on changing perspectives

  • Aug 6th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Private health care crackdown touches painful nerve

Many people are no longer prepared to suffer in silence

Column: Buy B.C. food and drink this summer – and year-round

Premier advocates for local suppliers

  • Aug 5th, 2018

Letter: Column chock full of ‘dog-whistle innuendo’

Letter writer criticizes Tom Fletcher’s “latest tirade”

  • Aug 4th, 2018

Letter: either way, we pay for our health care

Let’s look at blended systems but avoid U.S. model

Editorial: Fire confirmation

How soon is too soon to report wildfires in the media?