Opinion

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.

Editorial: Christmastime? Maybe not just yet

Nov. 11 should be commemorated before the Christmas carols begin playing

  • Nov 7, 2018

LETTER: Tired of boxing ring politics

Existing electoral system is no longer workable in British Columbia

  • Nov 6, 2018
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Weekend in Review
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Column: time to dial the rhetoric down in B.C.’s referendum campaign

“We all have to live together after the vote”

  • Nov 4, 2018

Letter: How to eliminate fuel costs

Letter writer has a suggestion for those driving cars

  • Nov 4, 2018

Column: the joy of pigs

Regular columnist David Zirnhelt on raising swine

  • Nov 4, 2018

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

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

Letter: Paying tribute to war amputee veterans

“Though they considered themselves to be “ordinary guys,” these war amputees served their country in wartime and continued to serve when they came home”

  • Nov 3, 2018

EDITORIAL: Pro Rep info rollout a hot mess

There should have been a yes/no, pass/fail approach

  • Nov 3, 2018

Letter: Stolen flags should be returned

Local woman has had three sets of flags stolen from her front lawn

  • Nov 2, 2018

Letter: Bulkley Nechako residents are feeling abandoned

Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako chair says more help needed for wildfire victims

  • Nov 1, 2018

WEB POLL: Have you been limiting your natural gas consumption?

Take our poll and check out the results

  • Oct 31, 2018

Editorial: fair wages attract better candidates

Mayor and councillors’ salaries are increasing – shouldn’t we want to compensate these positions?

EDITORIAL: Halloween is coming, so be scared, but be safe

Parents and motorists have a huge responsibility on Halloween night

Letter: Government’s Voter’s Guide unclear

Writer says he won’t vote ProRep due to too many questions left unanswered

  • Oct 28, 2018

Column: Pregnancy checking of cows, why?

David Zirnhelt describes the decisions made when sending cows to market, or not

  • Oct 28, 2018

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

Chapter three: control MLA selection from party headquarters

Letter: proportional representation more transparent

“Be democratic and vote yes to electoral reform”

  • Oct 27, 2018

GUEST COLUMN: Proportional representation curbs extremist movements

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

  • Oct 27, 2018