Columnists

MP REPORT: The SNC-Lavalin scandal and the need to respect prosecutorial independence

Alistair MacGregor is the MP for Cowichan-Malahat-Langford

  • Apr 15, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Community care workers next on NDP’s union checklist

Premier John Horgan blusters, deflects, then spills the beans

Mommy’s Inside Voice: Take the help when you need it

Mommy’s Inside Voice is a biweekly column

  • Apr 12, 2019
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Foreign debris still coming ashore from 2011 Japan Tsunami
United Way Drive4Five event launches campaign to raise $5 million
Day in a Wheelchair
Black Press Media reporter takes on Easter Seals Drop Zone

Rickter Scale: I can never apologize enough

The Rickter Scale is a weekly column

  • Apr 10, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: David Suzuki has become the Don Cherry of TV science

Campaign against B.C. natural gas followed Alberta oil attack

OPINION: BC NDP has ‘change of heart’ on LNG

Shuswap MLA Greg Kyllo stunned by turnaround on issue by B.C. government

B.C. VIEWS: Hippie pseudoscience leaks into our NDP government

Energy minister clings to urban myths about gas drilling

Rickter Scale: All hail the great white uniter

The Rickter Scale is a weekly column

  • Apr 3, 2019

COLUMN: Getting a handle on B.C.’s export economy

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

  • Apr 3, 2019

MP Report: Representing Victoria the most rewarding experience of my life

You are likely aware by now, that after careful consideration, I have…

  • Apr 1, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Is the NDP giving away our natural gas reserves?

Andrew Weaver again denounces the government he put in power

Mommy’s Inside Voice: Living the fairytale life

Mommy’s Inside Voice is a biweekly column by Amie Jay, a local mother of three

  • Mar 29, 2019

Rickter Scale: Dealing with bike lanes

The Rickter Scale is a weekly column

  • Mar 27, 2019

COLUMN: Making the call to cut the cord

Cost of a keeping a landline makes little sense in 2019

  • Mar 27, 2019

COLUMN: Smart phone too powerful a tool to yank from students’ hands

Rather than ban them from schools, let’s teach kids to harness their phone’s power and use it properly

  • Mar 25, 2019

Dying of embarrassment: Asking for a Naloxone kit in a small B.C. town

Naloxone is free for everyone, amid an opioid overdose epidemic killing thousands

B.C. VIEWS: The hijacking of our education system gathers speed

Children taught to strike and shout fringe far-left demands

Rickter Scale: Brother Gary strikes again

The Rickter Scale is a weekly column

  • Mar 21, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: NDP’s manufactured farmland crisis dies on the vine

Farmers no longer ‘persons’ to the Agricultural Land Commission