BC Opinions

Two children under 18 held in custody by the Iranian regime that have been sponsored by Federal Canadian MPs to try to help stop their execution. Ali Rakhshani, 17, is endorsed by Fleetwood-Port Kells MP Ken Hardie, and Mohammad Rakhshani, 16, is endorsed by North Vancouver MP Jonathan Wilkinson. (Twitter @balo0chgirl)

OPINION: Iranian woman living in Fraser Valley urging MPs to sponsor prisoners to avoid execution

Nine federal Liberal MPs ‘sponsor’ Iranian detainees by sharing their plights on social media


Still from Chilliwack Realtor Kevin Schroeder’s January 2022 Instagram video where he explains how BC Assessment increases in property value have no impact on property taxes. (Instagram @kevinschroederrealtor)

OPINION: B.C. Realtor’s explanation how property assessment increases do not affect taxes

Because it’s important, a 2nd look at Kevin Schroeder’s Instagram video on how property taxes work


Doug Routley, MLA for Nanaimo-North Cowichan was re-elected for his fifth term last year. (Submitted photo)

MLA Routley reflects on time since provincial election

Looks back at what has been one of the ‘toughest years for our community and province’

  • Oct 29, 2021


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EDITORIAL: Island labour shortage reflects deeper problems

Vancouver Island is facing a huge labour shortage, which a lot of…

  • Oct 7, 2021
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