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Trevor Hancock: The fossil-fuel industry is the new tobacco

Trevor Hancock: The fossil-fuel industry is the new tobacco

Not only does it disregard the wellbeing of people and the planet in its pursuit of profit, it uses many of the same tactics — even consultants — as the tobacco industry
Opinion: Cold weather doesn’t stop carbon tax on gas bill

Opinion: Cold weather doesn’t stop carbon tax on gas bill

The actual cost of the gas was $55.03, the carbon tax portion of the bill was $80.64
Citizen poll results: Are you going on a holiday this winter?

Citizen poll results: Are you going on a holiday this winter?

Of the 1,066 votes, we can determine that 605 were cast from within the community.
Opinion: Prince George city council sends grim message to non-profits

Opinion: Prince George city council sends grim message to non-profits

City council unanimously sent a clear message that just because the city has provided space to you in the past, it doesn’t mean it will in the future. 
Citizen poll results: Does University Hospital of Northern B.C. need a helipad?

Citizen poll results: Does University Hospital of Northern B.C. need a helipad?

The poll ran from January 8 to 25. Of the 1,299 votes, we can determine that 734 are from within the community.
Editorial: All that gravy is keeping our MLAs toasty warm

Editorial: All that gravy is keeping our MLAs toasty warm

The extra pay B.C.’s MLAs receive when they take on additional titles.
Opinion: Trudeau government only winner in Emergencies Act decision

Opinion: Trudeau government only winner in Emergencies Act decision

The Federal Court has done nothing more than say the federal government was not justified in invoking the Emergencies Act.
Citizen poll results: Should the City of Prince George keep the Little Prince train running?

Citizen poll results: Should the City of Prince George keep the Little Prince train running?

The poll ran from January 11 to 25. Of the 1,103 votes, we can determine that 648 are from within the community.
Opinion: Pellet stoves would be good heat pump backups

Opinion: Pellet stoves would be good heat pump backups

Wood stoves are a miniature power plant in your very home that will heat up the house regardless of how screwed up the grid is. 
Rob Shaw: B.C. government appeals ruling over restricted drug use

Rob Shaw: B.C. government appeals ruling over restricted drug use

Premier has expressed frustration province can regulate use of tobacco, alcohol – but not that of hard drugs