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B.C. VIEWS: Pandemic shows need for adequate care home staffing

Seniors in B.C. care homes face challenging times

Evolving situation; evolving bailouts

It has long been a time honoured political tradition to make a…

Farm life: the little things that brought me joy in March

In celebration of the little things in life that bring us joy

Counting our blessings, from a distance

Hello friends. How are we all doing? Most of us are now…

B.C. VIEWS: Small businesses need our help

Just as integral in neighbourhoods in Vancouver and Surrey as they are in Prince George or Kelowna

Cranbrook and Hong Kong: A Small Tale of Neighbours, Place and Viruses

Bob Jones For work related reasons we’ve lived both in Hong Kong…

  • Mar 27, 2020
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B.C. VIEWS: The good, bad and the ugly of COVID-19

Hoarding doesn’t help anyone – it is unnecessary, selfish, and promotes fear

COLUMN: Navigating working from home during these pandemic times

This is a chance to work in the best conditions possible. In your sweat pants, on your couch.

B.C. VIEWS: Effects of COVID-19 pandemic will be long-lasting

A steep drop in tourist visits will hit hard, in particular, Vancouver Island, the Lower Mainland and the Okanagan hard

Memories of the old cyanide trampoline

The things we did when we were young and clueless

In the Spirit of St. Patrick

Yme Woensdregt Next Tuesday, countless people around the world will celebrate St.…

  • Mar 13, 2020

B.C. VIEWS: We can’t ignore the little things, lest they grow into a pandemic

COVID-19 can help us prepare for the major pandemic experts say is still to come

Some times I’m confused

Next Monday morning I will participate in a much loved tradition —…

COLUMN: Higher tax bracket ‘a risky game’ in the 2020 B.C. budget

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

  • Mar 1, 2020

An up and down week for Alberta’s Kenney

Alberta made a big move this week, as Premier Jason Kenney introduced…

B.C. VIEWS: Pipeline dispute highlights need for clarity

As the B.C. treaty process grinds on, uncertainty remains

COLUMN: March is a great time to be on the slopes, but it’s also the deadliest

Longer, sunnier days are one of the reasons why March has the most avalanche fatalities

  • Feb 21, 2020

Surprise! Canadians divided on pipeline protests

Let’s check in with Angus, shall we? Angus Reid is our friend…

On Living Faithfully and Compassionately

Pictured above: Baptist ethicism David Gushee By Yme Woensdregt Almost 26 years…

  • Feb 21, 2020

COLUMN: March is a great time to be on the slopes, but it’s also the deadliest

Longer, sunnier days are one of the reasons why March has the most avalanche fatalities

  • Feb 21, 2020