Opinion

Can we get ‘big money’ out of B.C. politics?

Christy Clark’s money machine, third parties roll on

Star Gazing: Cassini’s Odyssey

If the spacecraft survives, in September it will be controlled to enter Saturn’s atmosphere

  • May 9th, 2017

Tech Talk: The coding curriculum

It’s an exciting time in education in our province

  • May 8th, 2017
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      Realtors Food Drive gathers tons of food in Vernon
        A Vernon resident is cast as extra in Hollywood film

          NEVER GIVE UP

          Racist acts and speech on this side of the border are on the rise in the wake of the US presidential election

          BC VIEWS: Fake news is all around us

          Jane Fonda's tour of Fort McMurray, latest well-publicized Gitxsan dissident lawsuit the latest examples of our fake news

          • Jan 17th, 2017

          BC VIEWS: Flu fallacies are costing us all

          People going to emergency rooms and doctors' offices to demand influenza treatment are making matters worse

          • Jan 24th, 2017

          BC VIEWS: Here’s to a year of working forests

          2017 looks like a tough year for the B.C. forest industry, but at least the environmental attacks are waning

          • Jan 3rd, 2017

          BC VIEWS: Vancouver’s ice follies entertain us

          Winter of ice and salt shortage takes Vancouver by storm, sparks debate about personal responsibility for snow clearing

          • Jan 10th, 2017

          BC VIEWS: A graveyard of political visions

          BC Liberals as cynical as ever, Greens and NDP target industry with endangered species legislation

          • Mar 21st, 2017

          BC VIEWS: Bonus baths for B.C. seniors

          Health Minister Terry Lake blames Ottawa for delay in increasing care home staff, but that doesn't add up

          BC VIEWS: Clark’s ‘jobs plan’ spins faster

          Premier Christy Clark's signature marketing vehicle steers toward technology and 'climate action' jobs, yet to be defined

          • Jan 31st, 2017

          BC VIEWS: Election budget sets the stage

          Youth in care, hiring teachers, mental health and drug addiction hot topics as legislature resumes

          • Feb 15th, 2017

          BC VIEWS: Fake news and the blood system

          Labour groups claim paid donations to supply plasma-derived drugs are a health hazard, but BC already uses them from the U.S.

          • Mar 7th, 2017

          BC VIEWS: Forest policies need to add up

          Log exports to China have surged along with lumber sales, which are far more valuable and keep sawmills going

          • Apr 4th, 2017

          BC VIEWS: Making health care ‘free’ again

          Premier Christy Clark and Finance Minister Mike de Jong said MSP premiums send an important signal. Not any more

          • Feb 28th, 2017

          BC VIEWS: Politicians can’t direct innovation

          Ottawa has more than 140 programs to encourage innovation, and B.C. is getting on the bandwagon

          • Mar 28th, 2017

          BC VIEWS: Voter’s guide to carbon taxes

          NDP's John Horgan has completed his transition to climate warrior, now that Justin Trudeau has made it mandatory

          • Feb 7th, 2017

          BC VIEWS: Zombie HST and other tax tales

          Could some version of the harmonized sales tax return to B.C.? If Christy Clark is re-elected, it's possible

          • Feb 21st, 2017

          Boyd: The alternative facts on the travel ban

          I’m calling for a ban on all white, American Christians from travelling or immigrating to Canada.