Editorials

Editorial: Have we forgotten?

Are we repeating the past this Remembrance Day?

  • Nov 11, 2018

DeMeer: Cats and dogs are reigning – and it’s wrong

Princeton editor Andra DeMeer tackles the issue placing pets over people

EDITORIAL: Vandalism shows need for rainbow crosswalk

Hateful graffiti shows Salmon Arm’s need for a symbol of inclusion

EDITORIAL: Maryland journalists killed in pursuit of truth

Five people were gunned down in the Capital Gazette newsroom

Editorial: What’s all the fuss about pot?

Don’t worry, be happy about pot legalization

  • Jun 26, 2018

EDITORIAL: All children created equal

There are still some who justify President Donald Trump’s treatment of migrant children

  • Jun 19, 2018
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EDITORIAL: Minority rules in our colourful culture

Quibbles over symbolic rainbow crossings belie critics’ genuine concerns

  • Jun 6, 2018

EDITORIAL: Fueling our fear with higher gas prices

Higher gas prices are said to drive us to take public transit. Are we there yet?

  • May 10, 2018

EDITORIAL: Food fight breaks out in B.C. Legislature

Private members bill would eliminate $61-a-day per diem for local MLAs in Greater Victoria

  • May 10, 2018

EDITORIAL: Fight bullying every day

Pink Shirt Day is Feb. 28

  • Feb 25, 2018

Gazette View: The decision-making process should have been public

The Gazette’s perspective on the recent council decision regarding Whispers of Hope.

  • Feb 2, 2018

Column: Swedish hockey captain missed the silver lining

Sportsmanship is also a skill that needs practice after Lias Andersson threw his silver medal into the crowd

  • Jan 8, 2018

Our community remembers

An editorial from the Grand Forks Gazette

Bus service can be a lifeline

EDITORIAL: Bus services are essential to rural communities.

EDITORIAL: The City needs to avoid ambiguity in its bylaw

A proposed new bylaw would leave too muhc up to intrepretation.

  • Sep 7, 2017

Hold each dispensary to the same standard

At last week’s hearing, the city denied one dispensary a licence - even though the other holds one.

  • Sep 1, 2017

Debate of national anthem lyrics is ‘moot’

Making the lyrics more inclusive does not reject tradition, but respects it

Regardless, we’re proud of our students

Even though the GFSS girls soccer team didn’t go to provincials, we’re still proud.

EDITORIAL: Chamber issues point to need for oversight

The Gazette argues that the chamber clearly needs more oversight on taxpayer money.

EDITORIAL: Budget costs a necessity

The City is conducting an open budget process - but it doesn't mean being all-thrifty, all the time.