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The Happy Clam — Aug. 3, 2018

By Tow Hill cartoonist Marcus Alexander

  • Aug 3, 2018

Masset Magic: A few tips for off-island visitors

Being from Haida Gwaii there are always certain things I try to keep in mind when away.

  • Aug 3, 2018

Sky News: Get close to Mars, and cozy for the Perseids

This is the best month this year to view the red planet as it won’t be this close again until 2035.

  • Aug 3, 2018
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REPLAY: This week in B.C. in video
Shark researchers close encounter with great white
Pelosi accuses White House of 'dangerous' leak
El Chapo trial: govt. shows escape tunnel video

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

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

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

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

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

Adrian Dix battles to maintain Cuba-style medical monopoly

Masset Magic: Spells, spills, and the what’s-she-after

“I’m at that wonderful stage in my life when I wonder, why am I here and think about the hereafter.”

  • Jul 13, 2018

On the Wing: Sunny days, gulls and terns

Many summer birdsongs are starting to fade, but Swainson’s Thrush still sing out in the evenings

  • Jul 13, 2018

Tlellagraph: Connecting threads of history on Beitush Road

From Tlell to North Dakota to the Great War, history strengthens the connection to home

  • Jul 13, 2018

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

Foresters, engineers may not be trusted to act ethically

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

Another government monopoly, what could go wrong?

COLUMN: Don’t judge a man by his limbs

One-armed reporter takes up boxing

COLUMN: B.C. mayor takes on Trump

Summerland Mayor Peter Waterman calls statements Trump disturbing

  • Jun 27, 2018

Yes, we could use a soft drink tax

NDP rejects useful tax advice because it’s not popular