Columnists

B.C. VIEWS: Cannabis Day celebration put off until October

Another government monopoly, what could go wrong?

COLUMN: Who’s in the big chair and why it matters

Donna Macdonald’s column on civic politics

  • Jun 28, 2018

COLUMN: Don’t judge a man by his limbs

One-armed reporter takes up boxing

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COLUMN: B.C. mayor takes on Trump

Summerland Mayor Peter Waterman calls statements Trump disturbing

  • Jun 27, 2018

Yes, we could use a soft drink tax

NDP rejects useful tax advice because it’s not popular

Orphans of our urban drug culture neglected again

Child advocate Bernard Richard leaves B.C. with harsh message

‘I’d rather be anywhere else’

With cancer treatment set to begin, Chilliwack Progress reporter Jessica Peters has a few words of advice.

Every parent fears the late night knock of a cop

The RCMP doesn’t drive to your house at 1:30 a.m. and take off its hat to tell you you’ve won the 6/49

COLUMN: For those about to snore…

Did you know that if you google ‘snoring’ you’ll get about 77,400,000 hits?

B.C. VIEWS: No time for maps in this rush to a referendum

Made-up electoral systems pushed out for Green Party deadline

OPINION: Trudeau’s media snub in the Fraser Valley

Shouldn’t the PM be obliged to speak to members of a community he visits, at least via the media?

COLUMN: Holy Land visit is sadly ironic

MP Wayne Stetski visits Israel

  • Jun 7, 2018

ZYTARUK: Keeping homicide victims’ names from public a disturbing trend

Not revealing the identities of homicide victims is bad public policy, and here’s why

OPINION: On helmets and helicopter parenting

How the “what-ifs’ and close calls can drive people with kids crazy

COLUMN: Proud to be part of NDP government

Michelle Mungall reflects on the changes since 2017

  • May 31, 2018

COLUMN: Storm clouds loom over Columbia River Treaty table

Historian Eileen Delehanty Pearkes: the renegotiation of the treaty needs a new set of values

  • May 30, 2018

COLUMN: Storm clouds loom over Columbia River Treaty table

Historian Eileen Delehanty Pearkes: the renegotiation of the treaty needs a new set of values

  • May 30, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Our poverty reduction plan is already in place

NDP has another promise it needs to appear to keep

COLUMN: Women’s breasts really aren’t that big a deal

A follow on some Princeton, B.C., students gained considerable exposure when they dropped their bras

COLUMN: Watching water, thinking about elections

Columnist Donna Macdonald spoke to Prince George councillor Jillian Merrick about inclusiveness

  • May 23, 2018