Opinion

Letter: Federal support of education for women, children commendable

Writer proud of Canada's $400 million commitment to women and girls in conflict and crisis situations

  • Jan 20, 2019

Auntie Says: Dropping the f-bomb

The holiday season is a transitional time of year

  • Jan 20, 2019

COLUMNS: Consulting the genius of the place

We must remember that mature grasslands invite fire as do some forests

  • Jan 20, 2019

Letter: Protect the Carmi trails from logging

Please leave our recreation trails alone, we do not want them logged

  • Jan 20, 2019

Robert Barron column: Kudos to hydro crews

It would have been enough work for any hydro crew just to deal with a few houses on one street

LETTER: Cyclists lack etiquette on Victoria’s trails

Since I moved to Victoria from Alberta a year ago, I have enjoyed wonderful weather, great people and some of the best walking/biking trails around. It is so nice to be able to bike and walk the entire year without the presence of snow. I commonly walk along the Lochside Trail from near Mount Doug right into the downtown area. The trail is nicely divided into north and south-flowing sections.

  • Jan 20, 2019

Wonderful addition to existing park

Writer wants to see 28 acres added to Okanagan Provincial Park

  • Jan 20, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Fact-checking the NDP’s speculation tax on empty homes

Negative-option billing is still legal for governments

Drivesmart column: How to handle being pulled over by police

"Yes sir, no sir, what can I do for you sir?"

  • Jan 20, 2019

Letter: Lack of funds yet purchasing of land continues in Kelowna

"It seems strange then that the city should spend $11.9 million of our money..."

  • Jan 19, 2019

EDITORIAL: Gillette ad challenges men

Recently, Gillette changed their logo and put out a two-minute ad, all about "the best a man can be."

  • Jan 19, 2019

Letter: BrainTrust offers support for Kelowna housing project

Kelowna - "Fifty three per cent of homeless individuals live with a brain injury..."

  • Jan 19, 2019

LETTER: Funds were borrowed from ICBC and B.C. Hydro

Method helped government hype but depleted needed money in the corporations

  • Jan 19, 2019

Letter: B.C. should use the refine it where you mine strategy

Kelowna - "Refine it where you mine it might well break the impasse between Alberta and B.C."

  • Jan 19, 2019

Andrea Rondeau column: We are totally dependent on technology

At no time was that quite so apparent as during the massive windstorm on Dec. 20.

Letter: Wildfire funding problematic, should be privatized

West Kelowna - "What will happen in B.C. before and after the next B.C. election?"

  • Jan 19, 2019

When the push comes to shove, we are all to blame

We no longer repair anything. If it stops working we throw it away.

  • Jan 19, 2019

T.W. Paterson column: ‘Dull’ Lubbe Lake belies its colourful namesake

"Brilliant scholar" and engineering graduate of Cornell University, was said to be no one's fool.

  • Jan 19, 2019

LETTER: Libraries the great equalizer

Libraries are so much more than lenders of books. They bring members of a community together to sing songs with their babies, brainstorm ideas for new businesses, learn new languages and become more technologically savvy.

  • Jan 19, 2019

COLUMNS: The evolution of wood fibre flow in B.C.

The movement of wood products throughout B.C. and beyond has been changing over the decades and will likely continue with industries attempting to get the many products to the right manufacturing center and most profitable markets.

  • Jan 19, 2019