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Baldrey: More B.C. NDP MLAs not seeking re-election. How will this fare for Eby?

Baldrey: More B.C. NDP MLAs not seeking re-election. How will this fare for Eby?

Will it be worth David Eby's time to replace the departing ministers before the 2024 provincial election, asks columnist Keith Baldrey.
Rob Shaw: Brits offer glimpse into what B.C. election nights should look like

Rob Shaw: Brits offer glimpse into what B.C. election nights should look like

U.K. elections offer authenticity, while B.C. has dehumanized its own process
Letters: How to get involved in emergency preparedness on the Sunshine Coast

Letters: How to get involved in emergency preparedness on the Sunshine Coast

'It is clear that awareness and knowledge about preparedness is a major concern for both agencies and individuals, and it is up to all of us to get involved!'
Letters: Sechelt, stay out of politics, out of Sue Big Oil

Letters: Sechelt, stay out of politics, out of Sue Big Oil

'If anyone is concerned about the climate, they should simply quit buying gas and heating oil.'
Letters: Collect that unregulated rainwater in barrels

Letters: Collect that unregulated rainwater in barrels

'We are entering another summer with no solution to our water shortage meanwhile every time it rains we pour thousands of cubic metres of water into drains from our roofs.'
David Sovka: How to pick a career, or why what you love to do is not an actual job

David Sovka: How to pick a career, or why what you love to do is not an actual job

Your passions are probably not relevant to your job search unless you’re really into accounting or industrial vacuuming
Trevor Hancock: The economy should serve well-being, planet health, not dominate them

Trevor Hancock: The economy should serve well-being, planet health, not dominate them

The economy is not a natural phenomenon, it is a human construct, so if it doesn’t work for us we should change it
Adrian Raeside cartoon: Looking for ways to stay cool

Adrian Raeside cartoon: Looking for ways to stay cool

Opinion: Churches don't pay taxes. Should they?

Opinion: Churches don't pay taxes. Should they?

Critics argue that church tax exemptions represent millions in lost government revenue. However, others say that churches can and should use their funds to support local communities.
Letters: Sechelt floor area ratio changes have widespread impact

Letters: Sechelt floor area ratio changes have widespread impact

'The proposed changes are to significantly increase the height of dwelling structures and floor area ratios (FARs)––which in general terms is the square footage of buildings relative to the size of the parcel. Communities particularly affected include the downtown of Sechelt and adjacent village infill areas, West Sechelt, Davis Bay and Wilson Creek.'