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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

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

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

COLUMN: Pier reopening a celebration of White Rock’s greatest treasure

Tuesday, Aug. 27 was a glorious day in White Rock’s history, and…

  • Aug 3, 2019
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Hudson's mother speaks out
Rare footage of grizzly bears fighting on B.C. highway
Trudeau sets sights on tighter gun controls, Scheer talks health spending and Singh talks Trudeau
Peaceful party for revelers near Area 51 in Nevada

COLUMN: SkyTrain expansion a long time coming

SkyTrain will finally be expanded in Surrey. An extension to Fleetwood moved…

  • Jul 31, 2019

COLUMN: Close attention being paid to actions of Surrey politicians

Surrey’s bid to establish its own police force sits on a knife…

  • Jul 24, 2019

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

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

COLUMN: The ant-social side effects of social media

Has anyone else noticed that their phone is judging them? As scientists…

  • Jul 19, 2019

COLUMN: Don’t reject interurban proposal out of hand

A proposal to use the former B.C. Electric Railway interurban line from…

  • Jul 17, 2019

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

COLUMN: Courting disaster with city police force

Vancouver’s history should serve as a warning

COLUMN: Declining house prices both good and bad

House sales are declining across the region, and prices are also starting…

  • Jul 10, 2019

ZYTARUK: And just like that, Surrey’s trees disappear

Some consider it progress. Others, a path to peril

  • Jul 9, 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

TRAVEL: ‘Pod ‘n me?’ Zurich-bound airline reflections

Former airline hostess looks back on 60 years in the air

  • Jul 4, 2019

COLUMN: Safe Surrey Coalition increasingly divided

SCC is no longer safe for those with dissenting opinions, writes columnist Frank Bucholtz

  • Jun 30, 2019

COLUMN: A salute to retiring fire chief’s exemplary career

Len Garis is retiring at the end of this month after 18…

  • 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
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