Opinion

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

Letter: A response to Stetski’s concern about warming up

To the Editor: MP Wayne Stetski would have you believe we are…

  • Aug 6, 2019
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B.C. VIEWS: Politicians grasp at straws, avoid climate policy reality

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

Editorial: Urban farming

At the moment, local food producers are experiencing the great ripening. With…

Editorial: Fairness and etiquette

When I started journalism school, one of our professors told us to…

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

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

Editorial: Canada is diversity

Diversity makes us strong. Diversity teaches us acceptance. Diversity is what makes…

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

Government monopoly sounds great, if you work there

Editorial: Golden needs recreational aquatic areas

Have you heard the tale of the Reflection Lake beach? Long ago,…

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

EDITORIAL: Aspirations change

Graduation was long ago for myself, but this year’s grad class said…

EDITORIAL: Going hyper local

In Golden, we have businesses that offer a multitude of services. There…

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

Editorial: Environmental view

Why are we so obsessed with our view? We want the room…

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

B.C. VIEWS: When farmland protection doesn’t protect farmers

Secondary residences aren’t mansions, families tell Lana Popham

Editorial: We’re already ambassadors to our community

There are many ways to spend your extra time in Golden. Have…