Opinion

The Northern View 2018 Readers Choice

Vote online or at the Prince Rupert office before noon on Sept. 7

  • Aug 2, 2018

LETTER: Grateful tourist who had many help return her stolen bag

Vancouver Island woman thanks Prince Rupert residents for helping return her belongings

  • Aug 2, 2018

STREETER: Do you think B.C. fish farms should be moved inland?

Federal MP Fin Donnelly proposes a bill to bring fish farms inland to protect wild salmon

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EDITORIAL: Vandalism shows need for rainbow crosswalk

Hateful graffiti shows Salmon Arm’s need for a symbol of inclusion

B.C. VIEWS: Big unions living large in public construction-land

The boys like their steak, bosses like a beefy slush fund

In Our Opinion: Break the habit

Mind your single-use plastics and cigarette butts before Prince Rupert is buried in it

  • Jul 26, 2018

How do you reduce food waste at home?

The Northern View asked people in Prince Rupert how they handle old food

  • Jul 26, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Unions regain control of public construction

B.C.’s 40-year battle swings back to international big labour

Learning he was homeless, I invited him for coffee and Linda’s cookies.

Unpacking the realities of addiction

  • Jul 20, 2018

IN OUR OPINION: Third strike, what’s the next plan?

After another hazmat incident at the port when will DP World prioritize having a professional on site

  • Jul 19, 2018

What’s your favourite part of the new Rushbrook Trail?

The Northern View asked Rupertites how they felt about the new Rushbrook Trail

LETTER: Andrew Scheer may be most underrated political leader in Western world

Former MP John Weston writes about an evening he hosted with the federal Conservative leader

  • Jul 16, 2018

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

Adrian Dix battles to maintain Cuba-style medical monopoly

Should the recycling depot expand its hours?

Weekly streeter of the week in Prince Rupert on the North Coast recycling depot

  • Jul 12, 2018

In Our Opinion: Make being green easier

With no curb-side pick up in Prince Rupert, residents have to work extra hard to recycle

  • Jul 12, 2018

Skeena salmon and our new reality

Skeena Wild director, Greg Knox, on the challenges facing salmon with climate change and future hope

  • Jul 12, 2018

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

Foresters, engineers may not be trusted to act ethically

In Our Opinion: Rupert’s seawall

If Vancouver’s seawall began construction 100 years ago, how far will Prince Rupert’s path go?

  • Jul 5, 2018

STREETER: How do you feel about the early pool closure?

The Northern View asked Rupertites how they felt about the pool closing early for the summer

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

Another government monopoly, what could go wrong?