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B.C. VIEWS: Sawmill struggles as NDP boosts northwest log exports

Skeena Sawmills comeback threatened by B.C. government

OPINION: Why is the B.C. NDP government abandoning pensioners?

Michael Powell is the president of the Canadian Federation of Pensioners

  • Aug 8, 2019

COLUMN: Business owners hand B.C. government another dismal grade, CFIB says

CFIB wants policy makers to take three simple steps in order to improve their grade

  • Aug 6, 2019
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Armed robbery at Corky's Liquor Bin
Summer storm lights up Chilliwack sky

OPINION: Caught between the urban and rural divide

All new city folk in town should go get a taste of rural life at the Chilliwack Fair this weekend

COLUMN: Pregnancy is stressful, hospitals shouldn’t add to it

Agassiz editor Grace Kennedy shares her thoughts on the latest updates from Chilliwack maternity

B.C. VIEWS: Politicians grasp at straws, avoid climate policy reality

It doesn’t matter what parties offer in the fall Canadian election

OPINION: Most victims of crime fear the devil they know

Many fear stranger danger but incidents of intimate partner violence – K files – are way more common

B.C. VIEWS: NDP pushes ahead with Crown forest redistribution

This isn’t the time for a radical Indigenous rights agenda

COLUMN: Search for Grace shows community’s true nature

As Chilliwack searches for missing woman, a writer looks back 61 years at a similar story

OPINION: Victims too often pushed aside in B.C.’s criminal justice system

What do the complainants in criminal cases want to see done? No one is asking

B.C. VIEWS: Will the NDP lose money selling marijuana?

Government monopoly sounds great, if you work there

COLUMN: B.C. must find new ways to grow economy as housing market unfurls

Jock Finlayson is executive vice president and chief policy officer of the Business Council of BC

  • Jul 12, 2019

GUEST COLUMN: Condemning caribou to extinction in B.C.

Province’s two-year moratorium on new mining, logging not enough

  • Jul 8, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Killing B.C. industries won’t save the caribou

Herds dwindling across Canada, with or without logging

OPINION: 20 years after Gladue, are Indigenous women better off or worse?

Being Indigenous is a mitigating factor in criminal sentencing but some say it can backfire

COLUMN: Not a moment to waste this summer, but do it wisely

‘It’s too nice of a day to end up in the ER!’

COLUMN: Not enough resources for student mental health

By Lauren Stewart Sardis Secondary As a high school student, I’m faced…

  • Jun 26, 2019

COLUMN: Clearcutting B.C.’s last old-growth leaves all of us poorer, forever

Jens Wieting of Sierra Club BC responds to columns by Tom Fletcher and David Elstone

  • Jun 24, 2019

OPINION: Wading through the PR tsunami post-pipeline approval

Those who hate the pipeline, hate Trudeau’s decision – those who hate Trudeau, still hate him

COLUMN: Llamas, goats and snakes, oh my!

Making friends on the Ryder Lake Ramble not a walk in the park