Columnists

COLUMN: Governments should modernize their processes, get with the times for 2020

Laura Jones is the chief strategic officer at the Canadian Federation of Independent Business

  • Jan 22, 2020

Being Young: ‘I promise it’s relevant’

What would happen to Canada if Iran and the United States went to war?

  • Jan 20, 2020

B.C. VIEWS: Few clouds on Horgan’s horizon

Horgan’s biggest challenge in the remainder of his term will be to keep the economy humming along

Along the Fraser: RIP Parker (1991-2019)

The Canadian Liver Foundation raises funds by recycling or scrapping old vehicles.

  • Jan 18, 2020

B.C. VIEWS: Finding hope for B.C.’s salmon

Is enough being done to save the iconic species?

Citizen Ink: Politics will define the legacies of the 2020s

‘Populism is not a dirty word.’

  • Jan 11, 2020
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Christmas art 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Magnetic interest in latest property prices

In recent years, property owners have pored over assessments much more closely

B.C. VIEWS: A toast to civil debate in the new year

Not only is name calling juvenile, it is unproductive

50 letters: The story of Douglas and Margaret

Warning: this story contains graphic content that some may find offensive. Marg.…

  • Dec 28, 2019

Untrending: The decades are flying by

How can I contribute to making the world a better, more peaceful place?

  • Dec 26, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: An unpredictable year ahead

B.C. economy continues to do well generally, with low unemployment rates and good job creation numbers

Along the Fraser: food banks for eagles in crisis?

DFO estimated five million Fraser River salmon would return in 2019, but only 600,000 did.

  • Dec 21, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Hunger does not end with the season

Despite innovations in food distribution, the need is still there in B.C. communities

Untrending: You have arrived at so sorry to hear

I decided to treat myself to a 2020 hybrid.

  • Dec 15, 2019

Being Young: Saying goodbye to childhood

Think of all the things I’ve lived to see.

  • Dec 14, 2019

Citizen’s Ink: Holidays sharpen our focus on family and community

A Christmas wish for our children be free to be children

  • Dec 14, 2019

COLUMN: Avoid the online temptation and buy local

Muriel Protzer is a policy analyst with the Canadian Federation of Independent Business

  • Dec 10, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: An engine that hums right along

First Nations are leading a new surge of investment in B.C.

Going Green: A low emissions Christmas

‘Create memories, not garbage’

  • Dec 7, 2019