Columnists

B.C. VIEWS: Fanning fear of fire and flood

Here’s real evidence for our record wildfire season

BARB DESJARDINS: Esquimalt hard at work reducing GHGs

Municipality has a number of programs designed to reduce its carbon footprint

  • Sep 28, 2017

B.C. VIEWS: Politicians loot public treasury

John Horgan’s sudden reversal puts parties on welfare

video
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

MLA report: Input always welcome from Oak Bay-Gordon Head constituents

Andrew Weaver was elected as Oak Bay-Gordon Head MLA in 2013 and re-elected in 2017

  • Sep 23, 2017

B.C. VIEWS: Plucking the golden goose

B.C. NDP, federal Liberals raise high-earner income tax to 50%

Lana Popham column: Minority governments hold strong track record in Canada

Lana Popham to host free panel on minority government, Sept. 20, 7:30 to 9 p.m. in the Arbutus room at Saanich Commonwealth Place

  • Sep 15, 2017

VICPD COLUMN: Fentanyl series shows behind-the-scenes fight

Video series offers glimpse into enforcement efforts relating to deadly drug

  • Sep 13, 2017

BC VIEWS: Little integrity left to protect

Darryl Plecas taints an already shabby B.C. political scene

Indigenous bureaucracy grows again

B.C. offers stalled development, gambling money

MAYOR’S MESSAGE: Victoria to remain a human-scale city, Lisa Helps says

High density development areas targeted in previous consultation with residents, businesses

  • Aug 31, 2017

B.C’s highway rest areas are a disgrace

I’ve got a job that should be top priority for our new Highways minister

No easy answers in ICBC mess

David Eby blames problems that have already been fixed

No easy answers in ICBC mess

David Eby blames problems that have already been fixed

Grizzly hunt ban aims at cities

John Horgan’s NDP rushes announcement to raise money

OPINION: Battle against intolerance will be fought in history classrooms

A complete accounting of the past – not platitudes – is our best weapon against racist mistruths

DAVID SUZUKI: Wildfires are a climate change wake-up call

Human and economic impacts of climate change staggering, Suzuki says

  • Aug 17, 2017

BC VIEWS: Notes from the forest fire zone

Media hype aside, this is not the worst fire season ever

A one-in-a-million piece of good news

Good news was in my own backyard