Columnists

Tyson’s Thoughts: It’s my four-year anniversary at the Gazette

I went from driving a forklift in a warehouse to an award-winning journalist in just a few years.

B.C. VIEWS: Transportation options can be few

Frank Bucholtz is a columnist and former editor with Black Press Media

B.C. VIEWS: Is your community ready for the dementia wave?

Experts warn that the number of people living with dementia could nearly double in the next decade

North Island Rising: WEXIT – Paradise Lost

The false promise of a prairie republic.

  • Nov 2, 2019

Bradshaw’s Photo Highlight: Neroutsos estuary

“I shot this image of some Canada Geese making some distance between myself and them”

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Bradshaw’s Photo Highlight: Autumn day

“I woke up on Tuesday to calm waters and headed down to the inlet”

  • Oct 28, 2019

COLUMN: Priorities in a divided province following 2019 election

Black Press Media columnist Frank Bucholtz on the fallout for B.C.

  • Oct 28, 2019

North Island Rising: Online trolls have no character

“The closed minded, monosyllabic trolls were having nothing to do with dialogue”

  • Oct 28, 2019

OPINION: Charting a new course out of the overdose crisis in B.C.

Regardless of where you look, the number of deaths from overdoses are staggering

  • Oct 19, 2019

Bradshaw’s Photo Highlight: Rainy days

“Forest photography is perfect on rainy days”

B.C. VIEWS: Wolf kill, not backcountry bans, saving caribou

B.C.’s largest herds turn the corner from extinction

North Island Rising: Make sure you vote in the upcoming election

“It can be a difficult task translating and relating policy to local issues”

  • Oct 10, 2019

Bradshaw’s Photo Highlight: Atluck Lake

“Maybe I’ll come back to Atluck in colder weather”

B.C. VIEWS: Massey crossing a bridge too far for NDP

Premier John Horgan focused on high-speed train to Seattle

COLUMN: And now the bad news about B.C.’s economy

Jock Finlayson is executive vice president and chief policy officer of the Business Council of BC

  • Oct 3, 2019

North Island Rising: Maybe it’s the voters, not the politicians, who are crazy

“It’s about voting people out – not in - and replacing them”

  • Sep 27, 2019

Bradshaw’s Photo Highlight: Humpback whales

I was there in my small skiff at a distance with my telephoto and extender mounted to my camera

Memorial race honours late Vancouver Island BMX prodigy Aidan Webber

‘This is our family’s project to carry out Aidan’s dreams for other kids’