Editorials

Thanksgiving, changing convention

It’s been a quite week here at the Houston Today office. I…

Fanning fear of fire and flood

Professional doom- mongers see a great opportunity in this season of B.C.…

  • Oct 11, 2017

Greyhound route reduction

As far back as 2012, Greyhound sent out a proposal to reduce…

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Horgan reversal puts parties on welfare

  • Oct 4, 2017

Responsible climate advocates

The District of Houston has been awarded the level three Climate Leader…

Accountability, pet owners

Recently a theme of the articles I have been writing have been…

Plucking the golden goose still valid in B.C.

“The art of taxation consists in so plucking the goose as to…

  • Sep 27, 2017

Little integrity left to protect in the legislature

During the past summer of political uncertainty in B.C., there was a…

  • Sep 20, 2017

I now pronouce you, in love

Tyler Skyy and Erik Chirkoff’s performance at Brewsitr’s Cafe was an IV…

Silver jubilee

I asked my mom if there is anything about me that has…

Indigenous bureaucracy grows again

Last week is Premier John Horgan’s first appearance at the B.C. Cabinet…

  • Sep 13, 2017

Kayak-camping Haida Gwaii

Like a needy toddler just wanting their soother, after eight full days…

Minimum wage debate

Hello Houstonites. Ann Marie Hak is enjoying a two-week vacation. Few topics…

  • Aug 23, 2017

One year at Houston Today

Aug. 16 marks my official one year working for the Houston Today…

Debate of national anthem lyrics is ‘moot’

Making the lyrics more inclusive does not reject tradition, but respects it

Recycle your Nutella jars

One of my most embarrassing experiences while living in Victoria B.C. was…

Will our energy sector come back?

For years, Kinder Morgan worked to “get to yes” on its plan…

  • Aug 9, 2017

B.C. unions, protesters move up

Who’s the biggest winner in the new NDP government, unions or environmentalists?…

  • Aug 2, 2017

Delivering papers old school style

On Wednesday July 26, 2017 I sat at my work desk at…

Operating on a reactive basis

From dogs roaming freely around town unleashed to dogs barking at all…