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Opinion: Dare to be smarter

Just say no works for more than just substance abuse

  • Jan 18th, 2018

Facing reality of death, B.C. man learns real meaning of life

Even while preparing for the end, something inside Keven Drews won’t let him stop living

MacDuff’s Call: No longer OK for ‘boys to be boys’

The fact remains that creators of profit and holders of power seemingly still get away with bad behaviour.

  • Jan 13th, 2018

MICHAELS: Bad McAd leaves a bad taste in my mouth

“If you are trying to figure out how to spend that fiver, consider taking a moment to unplug from the trite network of now and 15-seconds-from-now…”

B.C. VIEWS: Politicians pose on plastic bags

Virtue signalling distracts from local government performance

Why not start new year in Kenya

Journey,to stay in a remote village, volunteering to help program for school children.

  • Jan 7th, 2018
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Being Young: My list of New Year’s suggestions

I don’t want my January to be full of pressure.

  • Jan 6th, 2018

Along the Fraser: Streamkeepers keep conversation about salmon going

There’d be a dreadful outcry if anyone suggested obliterating the Tower of London.’

  • Jan 6th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: John Horgan on forests and fires

Premier to tackle log shortages, exports and Interior ‘super-mills’

B.C. VIEWS: In 2018, ideology meets reality

Site C only the start of hard choices for Premier John Horgan

On Cooking: Making honey garlic meatballs

Ground chuck is much meatier in flavor than typical ground beef.

  • Dec 31st, 2017

MacDuff’s Call: Obnoxious waste of perfectly good food

We have developed a relationship with food that is not sustainable.

  • Dec 30th, 2017

B.C. VIEWS: John Horgan on housing, child care

Premier faces costly urban issues, including marijuana legalization

In Education: Awareness of homeless culture

The best gift of the season would be to help them establish a safe, secure shelter.

  • Dec 24th, 2017

Being Young: When everything gets quiet

The holiday magic, the fog of joy that sweeps over everything melts away.

  • Dec 23rd, 2017

Along the Fraser: When there were no ditches, just streams and rivers

‘Everywhere we look, there’s new housing.’

  • Dec 23rd, 2017

B.C. VIEWS: 2017 is the year of the B.C. Green Party

Andrew Weaver’s shifting priorities shape politics for 2018

B.C. VIEWS: John Horgan on election reform

NDP joins Greens in bid for proportional representation

On Cooking: Culinary gift ideas

I have some great culinary ideas for you.

  • Dec 17th, 2017

Untrending: The holidays are a bittersweet time

She is gone, but her cookie recipe is not.

  • Dec 17th, 2017