Columnists

MAYOR’S MESSAGE: Victoria could benefit greatly from federal housing leadership

Lisa Helps says National Housing Strategy could dovetail nicely into regional program

  • Nov 29th, 2017

B.C. VIEWS: One political coalition is plotting to kill another

NDP-Green plan to conquer rural B.C. begins to take shape

MP Report: Workers left in the lurch with ongoing Phoenix fiasco

Alistair MacGregor is the MP for Cowichan-Malahat-Langford

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COLUMN: Is celebrity gossip your ‘local news’? Ottawa seems to think so

News Media Canada board chair reflects on heritage minister’s response to newspaper closures

  • Nov 29th, 2017

B.C. VIEWS: Big money and local elections

Slates discouraged in civic politics, unions get green light

COLUMN: Music and fitness go hand-in-hand

The right type of music makes all the difference

  • Nov 25th, 2017

MAYOR’S MESSAGE: Esquimalt is all about community

Mayor Barb Desjardins weighs in on the value of volunteers

  • Nov 23rd, 2017

SUZUKI: Site C exposes economic folly of flooding farmland

The dam has faced court challenges and political actions by Treaty 8 First Nations and farmers

  • Nov 19th, 2017

B.C. VIEWS: Dam decision a big test for NDP

Alternatives to completing Site C not pleasant for John Horgan

B.C. VIEWS: The limits of Indigenous rights

Jumbo Glacier Resort decision a harsh lesson for John Horgan

COLUMN: A government working together

MLA Adam Olsen, Saanich North and the Islands

  • Nov 2nd, 2017

Jock Talk: UVic and CW battle on the pitch Saturday

Games at Wallace Field Nov. 4 at 12:45 p.m. and 2:30 p.m.

  • Nov 2nd, 2017

Column: What’s up for November

The moon passes three pretty star clusters, a close conjunction of Venus and Jupiter, sparse meteorshowers and one comet

  • Nov 1st, 2017

B.C. VIEWS: Myths of our marine environment

MLA Lana Popham a long-time salmon farm protester

SUZUKI: Government inaction, industry tactics increase caribou risks

Oct. 5 came and went, and Canada’s boreal woodland caribou are still in trouble.

  • Oct 29th, 2017