Opinion

In Our Opinion: Want clean air? Come to Rupert

Northern B.C. air quality as bad as New Delhi after wildfires rage in the region

  • Aug 23, 2018

How do you feel about salvaged cherry tree wood being used to make drumming sticks?

Streeter on Prince Rupert’s cherry trees that were chopped down in March

B.C. VIEWS: Genuine aboriginal rights are misused and discredited

Camp Cloud one of long line of protests falsely asserting title

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WEB POLL: Do you think the City of Prince Rupert is business friendly?

Given the number of closures, what do you think of the business climate in Rupert?

  • Aug 17, 2018

Do you agree with the federal government selling its B.C. coal terminal?

Streeter of the week on the private sale of Ridley Terminals Inc. this fall

  • Aug 16, 2018

COLUMN: Affordable safe housing for all

On the importance of supporting all housing projects in Prince Rupert

In Our Opinion: How to lose an ammonia tank— ask the city

How did a 68kg cylinder of ammonia remain unseen after multiple audits and assessments

  • Aug 16, 2018

Letter to the Editor: In response to “In all fairness”

Marg Ciccone writes in about tax reductions for housing projects in Prince Rupert

  • Aug 16, 2018

Letter to the Editor: On the topic of affordable housing in Prince Rupert

Readers write in responses to Top Comments

  • Aug 16, 2018

LETTERS: Doctors speak out on surgical wait times for B.C. patients

‘Governments know they will lose private clinic lawsuit’

  • Aug 15, 2018

Column: Mother orca’s display of grief sends powerful message

The grief of this orca mother may not be visible anymore, but we must not forget.

B.C. VIEWS: Canadian cities begin to declare themselves city-states

Local politicians meddle in immigration, environment issues

Horgan: Buy BC food and drink this summer

Premier John Horgan encourages residents to BuyBC brands

  • Aug 9, 2018

LETTER: Sir John A. Macdonald’s role in residential schools

Canada’s first prime minister was progressive for his time

  • Aug 9, 2018

COLUMN: Move over DiCaprio, we found the beach

A bit of adventure to find the perfect beach near Lelu Island, Port Edward

In Our Opinion: Municipal elections are coming, take a stand

Nominations for candidates are open and for the Oct. 20 elections on Oct. 20 in Prince Rupert

  • Aug 9, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Private health care crackdown touches painful nerve

Many people are no longer prepared to suffer in silence

COLUMN: Has social media passed its peak?

Saul Klein at the University of Victoria writes about erosion of trust at Facebook and Twitter

  • Aug 2, 2018

In Our Opinion: In all fairness

Why the City of Prince Rupert should rethink a tax exemption for a low-income housing project

  • Aug 2, 2018

Vagueness not an option when lives are on the line

Questionable transparency on the recent ammonia leak at the Prince Rupert civic centre