Opinion

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Underlying issues impact road safety

There’s more to accidents than distracted driving and aggressive driving, says letter writer

  • Jul 15, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Will the NDP lose money selling marijuana?

Government monopoly sounds great, if you work there

COLUMN: B.C. must find new ways to grow economy as housing market unfurls

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

  • Jul 12, 2019
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Beefs & Bouquets, July 11

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  • Jul 11, 2019

Editorial: Council inconsistent on pot shop criteria

Flexibility on guidelines an indication that cannabis retail store re-zoning process has gaps

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Nanaimo has soured from what it once was

We have always had our unsavoury places in town but nothing like the new Nanaimo, says letter writer

  • Jul 10, 2019

GUEST COLUMN: Condemning caribou to extinction in B.C.

Province’s two-year moratorium on new mining, logging not enough

  • Jul 8, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Climate science settled

Climate change denialism/skepticism is nothing but a campaign of doubt-mongering, says letter writer

  • Jul 8, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Killing B.C. industries won’t save the caribou

Herds dwindling across Canada, with or without logging

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Re-imagine prosperity without harming Earth

Corporations’ agenda does not end with a pipeline, it’s just the beginning, says letter writer

  • Jul 6, 2019

COLUMN: Tags and tallies were aftermath of mine tragedies

Historian T.W. Paterson discusses the meaning of the miners’ tags found at old coal mine sites

  • Jul 5, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Planned fire hall too extravagant

Taxpayers do not have deep pockets to pay for these pricey projects, says letter writer

  • Jul 4, 2019

Beefs & Bouquets, July 4

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  • Jul 4, 2019

COLUMN: Urban agriculture potential explored in Nanaimo

Première showing of documentary Five Acres, co-directed by MP Paul Manly, is this month

  • Jul 3, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Cruise terminal proving to be a dud

Cruise visits have decreased to near non-existence, notes letter writer

  • Jul 2, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Dial being turned up to ‘11’ on climate change hysteria

Changing climate has been natural fact for hundreds of millennia, says letter writer

  • Jul 2, 2019

Editorial: Take time for a little flag-waving on Canada Day

It’s a useful exercise to acknowledge the things we like about the place we live

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Strengthened privacy laws necessary during elections

Letter writer concerned political parties aren’t protecting the personal information they gather

  • Jun 30, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: ALS worse than a death sentence

Living with ALS is like you are that death row inmate, says letter writer

  • Jun 29, 2019

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Pipeline spills can happen

PR tricksters have many of us believing that the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion is a necessity

  • Jun 28, 2019