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B.C. VIEWS: Pipeline theatre on TV and in court

John Horgan doesn’t have a hope on Trans Mountain, and he knows it

Who pays for journalism? One way or another — you

Tim Shoults of Aberdeen Publishing writes about Ed Greenspon’s report on the Canadian media industry

  • Apr 13, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Plastic garbage in, garbage out

Why bag bans may actually make things worse

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Victoria Police investigate stabbing in restaurant on Douglas Street
More than 700 gifts given to those in need
UVic looks at how concussions affect the brains and hearts of ageing athletes
Colwood Coun. Cynthia Day arrested over ongoing dispute with City

MAYOR’S MESSAGE: Impact of speculation tax needs to be measured

Victoria’s Lisa Helps weighs in on the provincial real estate legislation

  • Apr 5, 2018

MP Report: Defending our oceans

Murray Rankin serves as Member of Parliament for Victoria

  • Apr 2, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: More NDP myths to be shattered

Ferries aren’t highways, and other political realities that bite

A moment’s distraction, a lifetime of pain

Distracted driving leaves much collateral damage in its wake

John White: We need more than a bandage for this wound

It does nothing to address the lack of actual ambulances in the West Kootenay.

B.C. VIEWS: Premier John Horgan sees the light on LNG tax incentives

B.C.’s latest climate targets impossible, but that’s nothing new

Mayor’s Message: Celebrating francophone culture in Esquimalt

Mayor Barb Desjardins notes the role of French language and culture in the Township

  • Mar 22, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Speculation tax, cabin tax or asset tax?

Targeting empty homes seems confused and ineffective

COLUMN: Why fans should continue watching the Canucks

After a tough season, Vancouver fans have promise for remaining 11 games

B.C. VIEWS: These are taxing times for our new NDP government

Businesses, non-profits, local governments are feeling the pinch of payroll tax

SUZUKI: Renewable communities produce energy, jobs and hope

Examples in B.C. of people choosing to pursue alternative energy sources

  • Mar 8, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Protest industry prepares for war against Alberta oil

Leaked document describes ‘swarm’ and ‘hive’ anti-pipeline strategy

Student Voice: Students trying to find their fit for career path

Grade 10 Claremont student sees her career aspirations range from lawyer to human resources manager

  • Mar 3, 2018

MAYOR’S MESSAGE: Wholehearted support given for Songhees Games bid

Victoria Mayor Lisa Helps thrilled to stand with Indigenous leaders through bid process

  • Mar 1, 2018

COLUMN: The lingering effects of bullying

Someone had reached out to make amends for what had happened

B.C. VIEWS: Our not-so-New Democrats don’t rock the boat

Finance Minister Carole James takes the wheel, steers similar course