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B.C. VIEWS: Making private health care illegal again

Adrian Dix battles to maintain Cuba-style medical monopoly

B.C. VIEWS: Do we need another layer of green government oversight?

Foresters, engineers may not be trusted to act ethically

B.C. VIEWS: Cannabis Day celebration put off until October

Another government monopoly, what could go wrong?

This is the life – The light shines in

What a treat it was to be able to attend the opening of the new Temple of Light at the Yasodhara Ashram.

COLUMN: Don’t judge a man by his limbs

One-armed reporter takes up boxing

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Toronto Raptors trade DeMar DeRozan to San Antonio Spurs
Trudeau on why he sees the need for new border security portfolio
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COLUMN: B.C. mayor takes on Trump

Summerland Mayor Peter Waterman calls statements Trump disturbing

  • Jun 27th, 2018

Yes, we could use a soft drink tax

NDP rejects useful tax advice because it’s not popular

Orphans of our urban drug culture neglected again

Child advocate Bernard Richard leaves B.C. with harsh message

What I write about when I don’t know what to write about

I like to think about all the decisions that got me to where I am today.

  • Jun 16th, 2018

This is the Life – Free trade is not free

In my nearly three decades of writing this column I have written one in support of free trade.

‘I’d rather be anywhere else’

With cancer treatment set to begin, Chilliwack Progress reporter Jessica Peters has a few words of advice.

Every parent fears the late night knock of a cop

The RCMP doesn’t drive to your house at 1:30 a.m. and take off its hat to tell you you’ve won the 6/49

COLUMN: For those about to snore…

Did you know that if you google ‘snoring’ you’ll get about 77,400,000 hits?

B.C. VIEWS: No time for maps in this rush to a referendum

Made-up electoral systems pushed out for Green Party deadline

OPINION: Trudeau’s media snub in the Fraser Valley

Shouldn’t the PM be obliged to speak to members of a community he visits, at least via the media?

This is the Life – Parks and recreation

Opportunities for recreation are an important consideration for many when they are looking for housing.

A car full of girls, a tent full of boys

In case you were unaware, a car full of girls will sing along to The Greatest Showman soundtrack for miles and miles.

  • Jun 7th, 2018

ZYTARUK: Keeping homicide victims’ names from public a disturbing trend

Not revealing the identities of homicide victims is bad public policy, and here’s why

OPINION: On helmets and helicopter parenting

How the “what-ifs’ and close calls can drive people with kids crazy