Columnists

North and south: a tale of two leaders

Canada facing its own North American crisis

  • Mar 8, 2019

COLUMN: National internet access plan needed in next federal budget

Garth Frizzell is a Councillor for the City of Prince George and Second Vice President of the Federation of Canadian Municipalities.

  • Mar 6, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Killer whales are the new polar bears of politics

Dip in southern resident orca population one of many since 1970s

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Alberta launches spring sitting with bill to kill provincial carbon tax

Seeking understanding amidst confusion

A new era of dementia care facilities

The activists are only getting started

Years of activist activity provide a degree of predictability about what to expect next

  • Mar 1, 2019

COLUMN: This Pink Shirt Day, let’s stop with the slut-shaming

It’s the 21st century version of ‘witch,’ our columnist writes

Legislature high jinks

Why bring an empty suitcase back purchased 10,287 km away?

  • Feb 22, 2019

It seems the snow brings out the best in Canadians

Climate change? I’m not totally there yet

  • Feb 22, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Power politics wins over rational energy policy

B.C Hydro continues to face interference on rates

B.C. VIEWS: Time to listen to the doctors and legalize opioid drugs

Answer is the same as marijuana, get the criminal gangs out

Ontario – where you really don’t want to have a fender bender

Dermod Travis addresses the ICBC debacle

  • Feb 8, 2019

Ready for the federal election see-saw?

Justin Trudeau clearly did not feel any urgent need to fill the vacancy

  • Feb 8, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: NDP government resumes taxing, spending to battle poverty

Legislature scandal, speculation tax distract from NDP agenda

Agent Orange, meet Agent Brown – Trump, Brexit and dog poop

I love the word verisimilitude. It’s a literary term that means the…

  • Feb 1, 2019

City halls need a good decluttering

The District of Kitimat responds

  • Feb 1, 2019

COLUMN: How you can get the government’s confidential stuff

The Abbotsford News’ handy guide to asking public bodies for their interesting information

B.C. VIEWS: Speaker Darryl Plecas splits legislature looting spree open

Long road to accountability began with MLA disclosures

We have become our own worst enemy.

A column by Chris Sankey, former elected councillor for the community of Lax Kw Alaams.

  • Jan 24, 2019

Investing in ourselves is not selling out

I know our Council is doing what is right to support our members and our community

COLUMN: Four questions on the B.C. economy in 2019

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

  • Jan 20, 2019