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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

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

Public inquiry staged to point fingers before 2021 election

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
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Images and moments from the 2019 Remembrance Day service at the Oak Bay Memorial Cenotaph
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What would you write? 'Before I Die' chalk wall inspires life goals
On the hunt for Oak Bay's most wanted

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

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

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

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

COLUMN: Major green Canadian refinery on B.C. coast good for two provinces

Fossil fuels will be around for forseeable future, let’s capitalize

  • May 1, 2019

COLUMN: Are B.C. communities in boom?

CFIB’s Richard Truscott on how B.C. municipalities fared on annual report on small business sentiment

  • Apr 29, 2019

DAVID SUZUKI: What do we do when the cathedral burns?

What do we do when the cathedral burns? When Paris’s Notre Dame…

  • Apr 29, 2019

COLUMN: MLA Adam Olsen calls for investing wisely in primary health care

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

  • Apr 29, 2019

LOCAL FLAVOUR: Capital Region councils consider support for Farmlands Trust

Linda Geggie is the executive director with the CR FAIR

  • Apr 29, 2019

Mommy’s Inside Voice: It’s okay to grow

Mommy’s Inside Voice is a bi-weekly column

  • Apr 26, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: NDP’s lawyer show is turning into a horror movie

Court actions pile up over pipelines, car insurance, care aides

OPINION: Putting people first and getting results

‘We’re going to keep working hard to make life better for people,’ writes Premier John Horgan

  • Apr 18, 2019

MP REPORT: The SNC-Lavalin scandal and the need to respect prosecutorial independence

Alistair MacGregor is the MP for Cowichan-Malahat-Langford

  • Apr 15, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Community care workers next on NDP’s union checklist

Premier John Horgan blusters, deflects, then spills the beans

Mommy’s Inside Voice: Take the help when you need it

Mommy’s Inside Voice is a biweekly column

  • Apr 12, 2019