Opinion

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Community policing office’s closure will impact safety in the area

Strong police and bylaw presence needed in neighbourhood, say letter writers

  • May 28, 2020

COLUMN: B.C.’s labour minister should look at COVID-19 financial carnage amid minimum wage increase

The timing couldn’t be worse for any government decision that drives up costs for business, writes Jock Finlayson

  • May 28, 2020

COLUMN: Canada needs to remember rural communities as thoughts turn to pandemic recovery

Small towns often rely on tourism, which has been decimated by COVID-19

  • May 28, 2020
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Beefs & Bouquets, May 27

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  • May 27, 2020

OPINION: Another world is possible as we emerge from pandemic

Nanaimo city councillor Tyler Brown says resiliency starts at the community level

  • May 27, 2020

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Not all seniors in need of relief during pandemic

Letter writers donating their $300 cheques to charity, ask others to consider doing the same

  • May 24, 2020

GUEST COLUMN: B.C. COVID-19 survey brings answers closer

275,000 responses so far, broader health information helps

  • May 22, 2020

Beefs & Bouquets, May 20

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  • May 20, 2020

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Cancel tax increase

The COVID-19 pandemic has severely impacted household incomes, says letter writer

  • May 20, 2020

LETTER: KSM mine underwent ‘comprehensive, transparent peer-reviewed environmental assessment’

Seabridge Gold’s KSM project did incorporate independent and peer-reviewed science

  • May 19, 2020

Column: 5 tips to keep safe while on the water

National Safe Boating Week is May 16-22

  • May 18, 2020

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Combining passenger rail, bike path holds promise

Rail trail on its own wouldn’t be well-used by cyclists of average ability, says letter writer

  • May 18, 2020

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Bike lanes can wait in these times

City council needs to overhaul its priorities, says letter writer

  • May 18, 2020

Our species to save: Use this time to learn more about Canada’s endangered animals

We share our country with about 80,000 known wild species, 800 of them are endangered

  • May 15, 2020

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Let’s emerge from pandemic a more equitable society

Guaranteed liveable income would help with gender equity and poverty reduction, says letter writer

  • May 13, 2020

Beefs & Bouquets, May 13

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  • May 13, 2020

COLUMN: Do ‘murder hornets’ pose a serious buzzkill?

David Suzuki dissects Asian giant hornet hysteria

  • May 13, 2020

COLUMN: Residents should explore B.C. to help tourism industry amid COVID-19

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

  • May 11, 2020

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Pandemic’s new normal has its positive side

Canadians have generally responded to crisis with patience and co-operation, says letter writer

  • May 10, 2020