Opinion

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.

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

Local politicians meddle in immigration, environment issues

Parts Unknown and the power of food

Reporter Kate Saylors writes about her newest Netflix obsession: Anthony Bourdain.

LETTER: Sir John A. Macdonald’s role in residential schools

Canada’s first prime minister was progressive for his time

  • Aug 9th, 2018

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

Many people are no longer prepared to suffer in silence

Canada, the U.S., and the Columbia Basin Treaty

Richard Cannings writes about treaty negotiations in From the Hill.

  • Aug 1st, 2018
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BC Wildfire Update - Aug. 13. 2018
Trudeau lays flowers at Fredericton police headquarters
Fredericton police chief says force is struggling to cope with loss
REPLAY: This week in B.C. in video

Format change coming to Gazette , Black Press papers

The new format will be slightly smaller, and easier to handle.

  • Aug 2nd, 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

EDITORIAL: Vandalism shows need for rainbow crosswalk

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

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

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

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

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

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

Unpacking the realities of addiction

  • Jul 20th, 2018

LETTER: Andrew Scheer may be most underrated political leader in Western world

Former MP John Weston writes about an evening he hosted with the federal Conservative leader

  • Jul 16th, 2018

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

Adrian Dix battles to maintain Cuba-style medical monopoly

Scrabble tips and tricks, please

For a reporter, Kate Saylors isn’t very good at word games.

B.C. VIEWS: Do we need another layer of green government oversight?

Foresters, engineers may not be trusted to act ethically

Letter: Thank you for making legion dinner a success

A letter from Sandra Doody at the Grand Forks Legion.

  • Jul 6th, 2018

Newspaper shooting an attack on community news

Reporter Kate Saylors reflects on the newspaper shooting in Annapolis.

From the Hill: Cannabis and Canadians in 2018

A column on cannabis legalization from MP Richard Cannings

B.C. VIEWS: Cannabis Day celebration put off until October

Another government monopoly, what could go wrong?