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Passengers wear masks to prevent an outbreak of a new coronavirus in a subway station, in Hong Kong, Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020. The first case of coronavirus in Macao was confirmed on Wednesday, according to state broadcaster CCTV. The infected person, a 52-year-old woman, was a traveller from Wuhan. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)

B.C. VIEWS: New coronavirus outbreak an important reminder

Walking the line between cautious and alarmist

Passengers wear masks to prevent an outbreak of a new coronavirus in a subway station, in Hong Kong, Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020. The first case of coronavirus in Macao was confirmed on Wednesday, according to state broadcaster CCTV. The infected person, a 52-year-old woman, was a traveller from Wuhan. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
Science Matters: Climate and conservation

Science Matters: Climate and conservation

Conservation and climate action go together

  • Jan 23, 2020
Science Matters: Climate and conservation
Laura Jones, Chief Strategic Officer of the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (submitted)

COLUMN: Governments should modernize their processes, get with the times for 2020

Laura Jones is the chief strategic officer at the Canadian Federation of Independent Business

  • Jan 22, 2020
Laura Jones, Chief Strategic Officer of the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (submitted)
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Under the Glacier cartoon for Jan. 21, 2020

Under the Glacier cartoon for Jan. 21, 2020

Under the Glacier cartoon for Jan. 21, 2020

  • Jan 21, 2020
Under the Glacier cartoon for Jan. 21, 2020
Premier John Horgan leaves the podium following his first press conference of the year as he comments on various questions from the media in the Press Gallery at B.C. Legislature in Victoria, B.C., on Monday, January 13, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chad Hipolito

B.C. VIEWS: Few clouds on Horgan’s horizon

Horgan’s biggest challenge in the remainder of his term will be to keep the economy humming along

Premier John Horgan leaves the podium following his first press conference of the year as he comments on various questions from the media in the Press Gallery at B.C. Legislature in Victoria, B.C., on Monday, January 13, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chad Hipolito
Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for Jan. 16, 2020

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for Jan. 16, 2020

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for Jan. 16, 2020

  • Jan 16, 2020
Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for Jan. 16, 2020
B.C. VIEWS: Finding hope for B.C.’s salmon

B.C. VIEWS: Finding hope for B.C.’s salmon

Is enough being done to save the iconic species?

B.C. VIEWS: Finding hope for B.C.’s salmon
Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for Jan. 9, 2020

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for Jan. 9, 2020

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for Jan. 9, 2020

  • Jan 9, 2020
Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for Jan. 9, 2020
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B.C. VIEWS: Magnetic interest in latest property prices

In recent years, property owners have pored over assessments much more closely

(Canadian Press photo)
Bob Castle’s Under the Glacier cartoon for Jan. 2, 2020

Bob Castle’s Under the Glacier cartoon for Jan. 2, 2020

Bob Castle’s Under the Glacier cartoon for Jan. 2, 2020

  • Jan 2, 2020
Bob Castle’s Under the Glacier cartoon for Jan. 2, 2020
Bob Castle’s Under the Glacier cartoon for Jan. 7, 2020

Bob Castle’s Under the Glacier cartoon for Jan. 7, 2020

Bob Castle’s Under the Glacier cartoon for Jan. 7, 2020

  • Dec 30, 2019
Bob Castle’s Under the Glacier cartoon for Jan. 7, 2020
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B.C. VIEWS: A toast to civil debate in the new year

Not only is name calling juvenile, it is unproductive

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Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for Dec. 24, 2019

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for Dec. 24, 2019

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for Dec. 24, 2019

  • Dec 24, 2019
Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for Dec. 24, 2019
The Best of Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier, 2019

The Best of Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier, 2019

Which one is your favourite?

  • Dec 22, 2019
The Best of Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier, 2019
Logging trucks gather from around the B.C. Interior to head to downtown Vancouver, Sept. 27, 2019. (B.C. Logging Convoy/Facebook)

B.C. VIEWS: An unpredictable year ahead

B.C. economy continues to do well generally, with low unemployment rates and good job creation numbers

Logging trucks gather from around the B.C. Interior to head to downtown Vancouver, Sept. 27, 2019. (B.C. Logging Convoy/Facebook)
Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for Dec. 19, 2019

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for Dec. 19, 2019

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for Dec. 19, 2019

  • Dec 19, 2019
Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for Dec. 19, 2019
Bob Castle’s Under the Glacier cartoon for Dec. 17, 2019

Bob Castle’s Under the Glacier cartoon for Dec. 17, 2019

Bob Castle’s Under the Glacier cartoon for Dec. 17, 2019

  • Dec 17, 2019
Bob Castle’s Under the Glacier cartoon for Dec. 17, 2019
Column: Courtenay updating Official Community Plan to become more ‘climate-friendly’

Column: Courtenay updating Official Community Plan to become more ‘climate-friendly’

Tanis Gower Special to The Record 2019 was a very interesting year.…

  • Dec 17, 2019
Column: Courtenay updating Official Community Plan to become more ‘climate-friendly’
B.C. VIEWS: Hunger does not end with the season

B.C. VIEWS: Hunger does not end with the season

Despite innovations in food distribution, the need is still there in B.C. communities

B.C. VIEWS: Hunger does not end with the season
Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for Dec. 12, 2019

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for Dec. 12, 2019

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for Dec. 12, 2019

  • Dec 12, 2019
Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for Dec. 12, 2019