Rickter Scale

Rickter Scale: A novel approach to balancing the books

Rickter Scale: A novel approach to balancing the books

The Rickter Scale is a weekly column

  • Oct 17, 2019
Rickter Scale: A novel approach to balancing the books
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Rickter Scale: Hair today, shine tomorrow

The Rickter Scale is a weekly column

  • Oct 9, 2019
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Most teens don’t know they’re inhaling nicotine while vaping. (Black Press Media file photo)

Rickter Scale: Lost in a fog

The Rickter Scale is a weekly column

  • Oct 2, 2019
Most teens don’t know they’re inhaling nicotine while vaping. (Black Press Media file photo)
Birthday cake with candles. (Pixabay photo)

Rickter Scale: Century-old sage advice shared

The Rickter Scale is a weekly column

  • Sep 25, 2019
Birthday cake with candles. (Pixabay photo)
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Rickter Scale: Downtown’s uneasy streets

The Rickter Scale is a weekly column

  • Sep 18, 2019
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(Photo courtesy of Rick Stiebel)

Rickter Scale: The unbelievable explained

The Rickter Scale is a weekly column

  • Sep 11, 2019
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Rickter Scale: Memorable moments on the midway

Rickter Scale: Memorable moments on the midway

The Rickter Scale is a regular column

  • Aug 30, 2019
Rickter Scale: Memorable moments on the midway
President Donald Trump arrives to speak at a campaign rally Thursday, Aug. 1, 2019, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Rickter Scale: The one step forward, two steps back Trump trot

The Rickter Scale is a weekly column

  • Aug 7, 2019
President Donald Trump arrives to speak at a campaign rally Thursday, Aug. 1, 2019, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
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Rickter Scale: A creep at the wheel

The Rickter Scale is a weekly column

  • Jul 31, 2019
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Rickter Scale: The two cents worth solution

The Rickter Scale is a weekly column

  • Jul 24, 2019
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(Photo courtesy of Rick Stiebel)

Rickter Scale: The chicken’s ready when pigs fly

The Rickter Scale is a weekly column

  • Jul 17, 2019
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Rickter Scale: The decision that divides

The Rickter Scale is a weekly column

  • Jul 10, 2019
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Rickter Scale: Thanks for the memory muscle

The Rickter Scale is a weekly column

  • Jul 3, 2019
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Rickter Scale: Beyond the great burger divide

Rickter Scale: Beyond the great burger divide

The Rickter Scale is a weekly column

  • Jun 27, 2019
Rickter Scale: Beyond the great burger divide
Rickter Scale: Keeping abreast of censors

Rickter Scale: Keeping abreast of censors

The Rickter Scale is a weekly column that runs in the Goldstream News Gazette and Victoria News

  • Jun 19, 2019
Rickter Scale: Keeping abreast of censors
Golden State Warriors centre DeMarcus Cousins (0) jumps for the basket under pressure from Toronto Raptors guard Danny Green (14) and Toronto Raptors centre Serge Ibaka, back, during second half basketball action in Game 3 of the NBA Finals in Oakland, California on Wednesday, June 5, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn

Rickter Scale: Meanwhile back in Toronto

The Rickter Scale is a weekly column

  • Jun 13, 2019
Golden State Warriors centre DeMarcus Cousins (0) jumps for the basket under pressure from Toronto Raptors guard Danny Green (14) and Toronto Raptors centre Serge Ibaka, back, during second half basketball action in Game 3 of the NBA Finals in Oakland, California on Wednesday, June 5, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
Anna’s hummingbird, seen here, is one of the bird species that can be found in the region all year round. (File photo)

Rickter Scale: Winged wonders of the world

The Rickter Scale is a weekly column

  • Jun 5, 2019
Anna’s hummingbird, seen here, is one of the bird species that can be found in the region all year round. (File photo)
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Rickter Scale: Parking lots and sail pitches

The Rickter Scale is a weekly column

  • May 29, 2019
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(Photo courtesy of Rick Stiebel)

Rickter Scale: Testing that time of our lives

Rick Stiebel is a semi-retired local journalist

  • May 22, 2019
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(Photo courtesy of Rick Stiebel)

RICKTER SCALE: Don’t rattle The Roadrunner’s cage

Rick Stiebel/Columnist I’m obliged to apologize, oddly enough, for a previous column…

  • May 16, 2019
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