Opinion

EDITORIAL: It’s time to face the truth on drug use

The homeless don’t own the drug epidemic

  • Nov 18, 2019

BC VIEWS: Action needed on healthcare workplace violence

While we’ve been talking about it, the number of B.C. victims has only grown

  • Nov 17, 2019

New drivers not obeying laws

Reader says N drivers hesitant to pull over for ambulance

  • Nov 15, 2019
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EDITORIAL: We need to step up our recycling efforts

As much as 60 per cent of items taken to landfill could be recycled

  • Nov 13, 2019

Rickter Scale: A precious paws for thought

The Rickter Scale is a weekly column

  • Nov 13, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Transportation options can be few

Frank Bucholtz is a columnist and former editor with Black Press Media

The importance of personal memory on Remembrance Day

‘Our interdisciplinary research leads us to explore how memory can provide a powerful tool’

  • Nov 9, 2019

Rickter Scale: Trump’s relentless war on truth

The Rickter Scale is a weekly column

  • Nov 6, 2019

EDITORIAL: Let’s not forget current military

Remembrance Day should include today’s veterans

  • Nov 5, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Is your community ready for the dementia wave?

Experts warn that the number of people living with dementia could nearly double in the next decade

DOWNTOWN DIALOGUE: Lights of Wonder connects with community

Jeff Bray Downtown Victoria Business Association The Downtown Victoria Business Association and…

  • Nov 1, 2019

Rickter Scale: Belated Thanksgiving food for thought

The Rickter Scale is a weekly column

  • Oct 30, 2019

LOCAL FLAVOUR: How choosing food plays into the climate change war

Linda Geggie is the executive director with the CR-FAIR

  • Oct 29, 2019

COLUMN: Priorities in a divided province following 2019 election

Black Press Media columnist Frank Bucholtz on the fallout for B.C.

  • Oct 28, 2019

DOWNTOWN DIALOGUE: Small business, the little engine that does

Jeff Bray Executive Director Downtown Victoria Business Association This month, the Downtown…

  • Oct 24, 2019

LETTER: Health-care workers earn kudos

Kudos to the professionalism recently displayed by our community health-care workers dealing…

  • Oct 24, 2019

Rickter Scale: For whom the whistle tolls

The Rickter Scale is a weekly column

  • Oct 23, 2019