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COLUMN: Business owners hand B.C. government another dismal grade, CFIB says

CFIB wants policy makers to take three simple steps in order to improve their grade

  • Aug 6, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Politicians grasp at straws, avoid climate policy reality

It doesn’t matter what parties offer in the fall Canadian election

A month to refill the creative well

Citizen Ink: It takes effort to switch off the cyber distractions

  • Aug 3, 2019
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Ale Trail
Super 30 movie
Affordable rental housing announcement
tent city cleanup

Untrending: Happy and sad two sides of same coin

Happiness, as we know, is more about attitude than anything else.

  • Jul 28, 2019

Being Young: Summer and that first real love

Whose face has been haunting your dreams?

  • Jul 27, 2019

MacDuff’s Call: Province cares more about beer drinkers

Simple solution is for government to make fair access to alcohol sales market.

  • Jul 27, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: NDP pushes ahead with Crown forest redistribution

This isn’t the time for a radical Indigenous rights agenda

Fear of enviromental collapse: eco-anxiety

This nervous age when we don’t know the planet’s future

  • Jul 20, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Will the NDP lose money selling marijuana?

Government monopoly sounds great, if you work there

MacDuff’s Call: Take the time to listen to the old stories, and pass them down

Family members pass away without sharing knowledge

  • Jul 13, 2019

COLUMN: B.C. must find new ways to grow economy as housing market unfurls

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

  • Jul 12, 2019

Looking Back: The Women’s Institute and the Well Baby Clinics in Maple Ridge

Precursor to modern day public health units

  • Jul 8, 2019

GUEST COLUMN: Condemning caribou to extinction in B.C.

Province’s two-year moratorium on new mining, logging not enough

  • Jul 8, 2019

On Cooking: It’s strawberry time

Many people have never made a salsa out of fruit.

  • Jul 7, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Killing B.C. industries won’t save the caribou

Herds dwindling across Canada, with or without logging

Untrending: Nothing better than heft of holding a book

However, convenience of e-books of real benefit.

  • Jul 7, 2019

Citizen’s Ink: Archaic twice-yearly time changes under review

Liberal MLA Linda Larson has tabled a private members bill in the B.C. legislature

  • Jul 6, 2019

Going Green: Valuing our natural assets

Smarter, cheaper to invest in maintaining and expanding forests, urban parks and stormwater ponds.

  • Jul 1, 2019

Being Young: Tapping into all that’s wrong with the world

‘Young people are always change-bringers.’

  • Jun 30, 2019