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Stories for week starting Monday, October 22, 2018

opinion

The Canuck Concussion That’s Rattling Hockey’s Future

The NHL is a sham. Proof: The brutal hit on teen phenom Elias Pettersson.

By Geoff D'Auria, Today


news

Contentious Chilliwack School Board Vote Ends in Majority Support for ‘SOGI’

Trustee calls controversy over teaching materials a ‘non-issue,’ but others aren’t so sure.

By Katie Hyslop, Today


news

Custodian Cuts Add Up to Dirty Schools, Says Union Head

Consecutive years of cuts have reduced cleaning time, staff in BC schools.

By Katie Hyslop, Today


news

As Referendum Begins, Elections BC Is Watching the Postal Strike ‘Very Closely’

Ballot could be extended if disruptions occur.

By Andrew MacLeod, Yesterday


opinion

Vision’s Self-Destruction Leaves Stewart with a Council Challenge

Vancouver’s election made history — for better or worse.

By Allen Garr, Yesterday


news

Tree Teachings: How Forests and Wildfires Are Critically Linked

First in a series about the work of famed botanist Diana Beresford-Kroeger.

By Andrew Nikiforuk, Yesterday