Opinion

Science Matters: Connecting the dots between the climate and biodiversity crises

The polar bear has become the poster child for climate change impacts…

  • Sep 19, 2019

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for Sept. 17, 2019

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for Sept. 17, 2019

  • Sep 17, 2019

EDITORIAL: Election coverage is our forte

Election season is officially upon us. At Black Press, we plan on…

  • Sep 17, 2019
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B.C. VIEWS: Cutting wood waste produces some bleeding

Value-added industry slowly grows as big sawmills close

EDITORIAL: Young adults in B.C. need a financial break

Young people get a rude introduction into adult life here in B.C. with high cost of living

  • Sep 12, 2019

LETTER – Let businesses pay for electric car charging stations

Dear editor, A number of years ago, horses were used for transportation.…

  • Sep 12, 2019

Science Matters: A fracas over fracking

Fracked gas heats the planet, but supporters say it’s a solution

  • Sep 12, 2019

Letter – Reader claims Record is giving sitting MP unfair news coverage

Dear editor, Re: Courtenay-Alberni MP says plastics ban is about ‘getting away…

  • Sep 10, 2019

Editorial: Stay on the line if you call 911

Because the call was dropped, RCMP didn’t know where they needed to go.

  • Sep 10, 2019

LETTER – Plenty of alternative transportation modes available

Dear editor, Walkers, joggers, runners and users of skateboards, electric mobility carts,…

  • Sep 10, 2019

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for Sept. 10, 2019

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for Sept. 10, 2019

  • Sep 10, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: It’s an uphill battle to build the nanny state

Training positions added, filling them is another question

Treatment by provincial NDP offices has constituent questioning his loyalties

Dear editor, Thank you for the excellent Black Press editorial of Aug.…

  • Sep 5, 2019

LETTER – Grieving brother pens cyclist awareness letter

Dear editor, My youngest brother Dave was the cyclist killed in Merville…

  • Sep 5, 2019

Bob Castle’s editorial cartoon for Sept. 5, 2019

Bob Castle’s cartoon for Sept. 5, 2019

  • Sep 5, 2019

LETTER: ICBC boss responds to accusations of failing to adapt

ICBC CEO Nicolas Jimenez responds to column by the CFIB’s Richard Truscott

  • Sep 4, 2019

EDITORIAL: Parents driving badly are the biggest danger to school kids

With school back in session on Tuesday comes increased risk to children from irresponsible drivers

  • Sep 3, 2019

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for Sept. 3, 2019

Bob Castle’s Under The Glacier cartoon for Sept. 3, 2019

  • Sep 3, 2019

EDITORIAL: Stage 3 water restrictions now in effect

Stage 3 water restrictions are now in effect for all areas of…

  • Sep 3, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: More Labour Day milestones for the NDP

Gift to U.S.-based construction unions keeps on giving