Columnists

COLUMN: Small business is downtown Victoria’s secret sauce

Jeff Bray is the executive director of the Downtown Victoria Business Association

  • Jun 7, 2019

Rickter Scale: Winged wonders of the world

The Rickter Scale is a weekly column

  • Jun 5, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: NDP’s construction rebuild showing some big cracks

Highway cost overruns have just begun under U.S. union deal

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COLUMN: Canada Revenue Agency wants to hear from Canadians about improving services

Alistair MacGregor is the Member of Parliament for Cowichan-Malahat-Langford

  • May 31, 2019

COLUMN: MLA Adam Olsen pushes for changes to BC Ferries

Olsen is the BC Green Party MLA for Saanich North and the Islands

  • May 31, 2019

Mommy’s Inside Voice: It’s not you, it’s me

Mommy’s Inside Voice is a biweekly column by Amie Jay, a local mother of three

  • May 31, 2019

COLUMN: Does the B.C. government really want to help the tech industry?

BC needs to be wary of challengers within Canada who are increasing their share of the tech sector

  • May 29, 2019

Rickter Scale: Parking lots and sail pitches

The Rickter Scale is a weekly column

  • May 29, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Money-laundering melodrama made for TV

Public inquiry staged to point fingers before 2021 election

Rickter Scale: Testing that time of our lives

Rick Stiebel is a semi-retired local journalist

  • May 22, 2019

COLUMN: Forestry at the heart of B.C.’s export economy

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

  • May 22, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Reality of our plastic recycling routine exposed

Turns out dear old China wasn’t doing such a great job

RICKTER SCALE: Don’t rattle The Roadrunner’s cage

Rick Stiebel/Columnist I’m obliged to apologize, oddly enough, for a previous column…

  • May 16, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Welcome to the union ‘battle zone’ for pipeline construction

NDP labour code sets conditions to push independent unions out

Mommy’s Inside Voice: Ice cream can soothe even the worst days

Mommy’s Inside Voice is a biweekly column by Amie Jay, a local mother of three

  • May 10, 2019

Rickter Scale: Family tragedy not enough to kick the habit

The Rickter Scale is a weekly column

  • May 8, 2019

Peanut allergies: Research shows ‘oral immunotherapy’ is safe for preschoolers

Child eats small amounts of an allergenic food, dose gradually boosted to target maintenance amount

B.C. VIEWS: Forest industry revitalization looks like the opposite

Caribou protection, forest tenure restriction, increasing stumpage

COLUMN: Experience all downtown Victoria has to offer

Jeff Bray Downtown Victoria Business Association Victoria has one of the great…

  • May 3, 2019

Rickter Scale: A quitter’s curious collection of cures

The Rickter Scale is a weekly column

  • May 1, 2019