Columnists

Column: Mother orca’s display of grief sends powerful message

The grief of this orca mother may not be visible anymore, but we must not forget.

Gaping loophole in lobbyist rules

Last week witnessed a rare occurrence when a government watchdog called out the attorney general

  • Aug 12th, 2018

COLUMNS: Sinister seniors

A grandmother from 108 Mile has triggered a new word for older persons.

  • Aug 12th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Canadian cities begin to declare themselves city-states

Local politicians meddle in immigration, environment issues

OPINION: Chilcotin radio communication facilitated by co-operation between the users

For government, industry and the general public communication in the Chilcotin can be a challenge.

  • Aug 10th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Private health care crackdown touches painful nerve

Many people are no longer prepared to suffer in silence

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Williams Lake and District 4-H Sale
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Williams Lake 4-H Show and Sale

COLUMNS: Looking through rose-coloured glasses

Last week I got carried away with writing about the stress of haying

  • Aug 4th, 2018

COLUMN: Has social media passed its peak?

Saul Klein at the University of Victoria writes about erosion of trust at Facebook and Twitter

  • Aug 2nd, 2018

COLUMNS: Basic income is basically a failure

In case you missed the fine print contained between the NDP and the Green Party …

  • Jul 31st, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Big unions living large in public construction-land

The boys like their steak, bosses like a beefy slush fund

COLUMNS: The joys and stress of haymaking

The night before deadline I was on the floor of my shop trying to fix a baler

  • Jul 27th, 2018

COLUMNS: Can’t we all work together?

Last year, people in Prince George, Kamloops, and all points between opened their hearts and homes

  • Jul 26th, 2018

COLUMN: Protected areas: how much is enough?

“While protected areas are important, changing attitudes in my opinion is as critical,” Jim Hilton

  • Jul 24th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Unions regain control of public construction

B.C.’s 40-year battle swings back to international big labour

Column: protected areas – how much is enough?

Columnist Jim Hilton says attitudes need to change

  • Jul 21st, 2018

Learning he was homeless, I invited him for coffee and Linda’s cookies.

Unpacking the realities of addiction

  • Jul 20th, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Making private health care illegal again

Adrian Dix battles to maintain Cuba-style medical monopoly

COLUMNS: Back in the saddle again

This morning, my granddaughter and I went for a short ride in the cool air.

  • Jul 13th, 2018

COLUMNS: Provincial land use planning through the Fraser Watershed Initiative

Fraser River watershed represents about a quarter of B.C.’s landmass and is similar in scale to the Sacramento and Columbia watersheds.

  • Jul 13th, 2018