Opinion

Thank you Premier Clark

"...We should be concerned about the response from any level of government in how they intend to deal with the reality of climate change."

  • Dec 27th, 2016

Clark looks for housing boom in 2017

Premier Christy Clark's year-end interview, on housing costs, oil and gas, carbon pricing, teachers and government ads

  • Dec 27th, 2016

Welcome news

"The recent decision of the Supreme Court of Canada... was very welcome news."

  • Dec 27th, 2016
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Fernie rallies for support in Kraft Hockeyville contest
VIDEO: Protesters rally for affordable housing ahead of B.C. budget
VIDEO: Valentine's Day extra sweet for a just-released shark
Rare sperm whale spotted in B.C. coastal waters

BC VIEWS: Horgan faces big test in 2017

Tom Fletcher's year-end interview with NDP leader John Horgan, on MSP premiums, the housing market and $10-a-day child care

  • Dec 21st, 2016

Here we go again

MLA Bill Bennett protests too much in his criticism of Mainroad.

BC VIEWS: China’s worst addiction isn’t coal

With choking smog, China is reducing thermal coal use, and is now turning to urban impact of massive concrete construction

  • Dec 13th, 2016

There is too much fake news.

In the olden days being a contrarian was a noble profession.

  • Dec 11th, 2016

CARTOON: Notley pleads her case

Alberta Premier Rachel Notley focus of editorial cartoon

  • Dec 7th, 2016

Leitch to suck Canada dry

Tory leadership contender, Kellie Leitch has proposed to dismantle the CBC, as well as ensure all new immigrants ‘meet Canadian values’.

  • Dec 4th, 2016

BC Views: Polluting the climate change debate

A fresh look at the obvious biases of climate change politics.

Grey jay takes the top pick

Canada has named its new national bird after over 50 thousand people in an online poll.

  • Nov 30th, 2016

Liberal candidate responds to B.C. NDP’s pledge to end grizzly bear trophy hunting

B.C. Liberal Candidate for Kootenay East responds to B.C. NDP Leader John Horgan's pledge to end grizzly trophy hunting in the province.

  • Nov 25th, 2016

BC VIEWS: Carbon tax hits a Trump wall

Can the Justin Trudeau government go it alone with a price on carbon emissions, with China, India and now the United States exempt?

  • Nov 22nd, 2016

Green refineries better alternative than tankers

Diluted bitumen in tankers along B.C.'s coast should not be allowed. - Opinion by David Black

  • Nov 21st, 2016

BC VIEWS: Yes Justin, Canadian culture exists

Justin Trudeau has declared Canada a 'post-national state' with no identity, beyond being nice to each other

  • Nov 15th, 2016

Op-ed: Green refineries better alternative than tankers

David Black, majority owner of Black Press Group Ltd., writes about air quality, ocean health and speedy spill clean-up

  • Nov 9th, 2016

BC VIEWS: Coastal protection isn’t a pipeline issue

Kinder Morgan oilsands expansion would put another 420 ships on the water a year, out of 6,200 passing through Port of Vancouver

  • Nov 8th, 2016

BC VIEWS: Racial prejudice in modern B.C.

A racist tirade caught on video illustrates a stubborn streak of ignorance, where many people don't know what 'Indian' actually means

  • Nov 1st, 2016

LETTERS: On oil tankers, fuel barges and cruise ships

Readers from Bella Bella to Victoria respond to Tom Fletcher's column on reaction to the sinking of a tugboat on B.C.'s Central Coast

  • Oct 25th, 2016

BC VIEWS: Health funding charade hides crisis

The Justin Trudeau government is keeping Stephen Harper's restrictions on health care funding, and pushing home care. It's the right move

  • Oct 25th, 2016