Columnists

COLUMN: Think B.C.’s employer health tax doesn’t affect you? Think again

Richard Truscott with the Canadian Federation of Independent Business talks about the payroll tax

  • Mar 9, 2019

Remembering a Trail treasure

Sports ‘n’ Things by Dave Thompson, Trail Times columnist

  • Mar 8, 2019

COLUMN: National internet access plan needed in next federal budget

Garth Frizzell is a Councillor for the City of Prince George and Second Vice President of the Federation of Canadian Municipalities.

  • Mar 6, 2019
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Mounties charge one of their own under national secrets law
Mounties charge one of their own under national secrets law

Tax time: What’s new for Canadians this year?

Tax Tips & Pits with Trail Times columnist Ron Clarke

  • Mar 5, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Killer whales are the new polar bears of politics

Dip in southern resident orca population one of many since 1970s

See game in a new light, sign up for an umpire clinic

Opinion: Sports ‘n’ Things with Dave Thompson, Trail Times columnist

  • Mar 2, 2019

COLUMN: This Pink Shirt Day, let’s stop with the slut-shaming

It’s the 21st century version of ‘witch,’ our columnist writes

Legitimate loss is a real thing

Tax Tips & Pits with Trail Times columnist Ron Clarke

Reliable air service is essential to the region’s economy

Richard Cannings is the MP for South Okanagan-West Kootenay

  • Feb 23, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Power politics wins over rational energy policy

B.C Hydro continues to face interference on rates

Smoke Eaters impressive heading down the stretch

Sports ‘n’ Things

  • Feb 16, 2019

Keep an eye on vehicle liquid levels

“Don’t be lulled into complacency … Leaks don’t always make their way to the ground.”

  • Feb 15, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Time to listen to the doctors and legalize opioid drugs

Answer is the same as marijuana, get the criminal gangs out

Liam’s Lowdown: Temperature isn’t a feeling

Windchill skeptic: Temperature isn’t a ‘feeling’

Lots of junior hockey action on home ice

Sports ‘n’ Things with Dave Thompson

  • Feb 9, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: NDP government resumes taxing, spending to battle poverty

Legislature scandal, speculation tax distract from NDP agenda

Support hometown boy for prestigious Hobey Baker Award

Sports ‘n’ Things with Dave Thompson

  • Feb 1, 2019

Routine checks can prevent big bills down the road

Mechanically Speaking with Ron Nutini

  • Jan 31, 2019

COLUMN: How you can get the government’s confidential stuff

The Abbotsford News’ handy guide to asking public bodies for their interesting information

Little known risks associated with director’s role

“It’s important to know there are risks associated with being a director …”

  • Jan 29, 2019