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Keith Baldrey: Eby decision cleared way for First Nations deal

Keith Baldrey: Eby decision cleared way for First Nations deal

Move not to oppose court ruling in favour of Blueberry River First Nations helped set stage for land use, resource extraction clarity.
Rob Shaw: Asia, the U.S. and Canada on BC NDP's restored trade-junket itinerary

Rob Shaw: Asia, the U.S. and Canada on BC NDP's restored trade-junket itinerary

Premier David Eby says he’ll make overseas trade missions an early priority of his premiership, restoring a presence in key markets that flagged under the John Horgan administration.
Garden to table: From the pasture to the plate

Garden to table: From the pasture to the plate

In her latest column, Laura Marie Neubert tackles the divisive topic of eating meat
Letter: Five Creeks Project - 'We cannot afford to get it wrong'

Letter: Five Creeks Project - 'We cannot afford to get it wrong'

Westmount Road area residents sandbagged to protect their properties from floodwaters, Dec. 24. When completed, will the Five Creeks flood protection system do its job, this letter writer wonders.
Opinion: Eby's eager-beaver spending spree might be smart politics, but it's bad economics

Opinion: Eby's eager-beaver spending spree might be smart politics, but it's bad economics

We are seeing more of the nature of our new premier. He is one-part eager beaver, one-part lone wolf. David Eby was the premier-in-waiting for many years.
Rob Shaw: NDP has more questions than answers on Surrey policing issue

Rob Shaw: NDP has more questions than answers on Surrey policing issue

Faced with wildly different information from the Surrey Police Service, RCMP and City of Surrey over the cost, staffing and mechanics of cancelling the transition to a municipal police force, Mike Farnworth’s ministry has gone back to the drawing board with a series of detailed requests for information from everyone.
Letters: 'Let's get going' on a third crossing for North Shore

Letters: 'Let's get going' on a third crossing for North Shore

‘More lanes mean fewer shutdowns,’ writes one reader. ‘A new bridge will only move the traffic problem to the Cassiar Tunnel,’ writes another.
Jack Knox: A punk legend's advice for new city councillors

Jack Knox: A punk legend's advice for new city councillors

Punk legend by night, city councillor by day, Joe Keithley has plenty of tips for council newcomers, including this one: Disagreements are fine, but confrontation won’t get you far.
Editorial: How do we stop needless 911 calls?

Editorial: How do we stop needless 911 calls?

The number of nuisance 911 calls is growing — and it's mainly a result of thoughtlessness.
Housing remains atop the priority list for B.C.’s young adults

Housing remains atop the priority list for B.C.’s young adults

Nearly half of British Columbians think the actions of the provincial government will be effective in making housing more affordable.
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