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After 11 years of bringing you local reporting, the team behind the Vancouver Observer has moved on to
Canada's National Observer
. You can follow Vancouver culture reporting over there from now on. Thank you for all your support over the years!
In British Columbia, there’s a good news story about the news
Hidden by gloomy tales of the decline of North America’s news media is a success story in southwestern British Columbia. Here, a cluster of digital outlets have flowered by paying for top notch...
Nov 10th, 2017
Protecting the right to protest: Free speech versus corporate power
Observer Media Group Founder and CEO, Linda Solomon, to participate in a panel discussion on the freedom of speech.
Feb 2nd, 2017
National Observer makes shortlist for Canada's best news site
National Observer is shortlisted along with Toronto Star, CBC News, CTV News, and CTV News Calgary for Canadian Online Publisher Association's (COPA) prestigious 2016 award for 'Best News Website'....
Sep 16th, 2016
Sandy Garossino new associate editor at National Observer
Since August, her columns have attracted enormous attention. We can take a hint.
Oct 30th, 2015
VO-National Observer open house Tuesday Sept. 29
Come by and view photographs by Andrew S. Wright and Mychaylo Prystupa and political illustrations by Victor Juhasz and Geoff Olson.
Sep 25th, 2015
Is Harper the worst PM in Canadian history? (Part 2)
Is Harper the best prime minister in Canada's history—or the worst? Investigative journalist Bruce Livesey speaks with legal experts, reporters and Harper observers in part two of this landmark...
Jun 8th, 2015
Canada's climate success within reach if the tar sands do their fair share
Barry Saxifrage's previous article detailed just how far Canada is falling behind the US in the climate fight. This article explores how Canadians can get back on track. In the run up to the global...
May 13th, 2015
Was Duffy Enbridge's pipeline to Harper?
The senator's diary, hastily swiped with black-marker redactions, reveals that Duffy had teleconferences and exchanges with pipeline giant Enbridge—none of which were recorded with the federal...
Apr 27th, 2015
Investigative reporter Bruce Livesey joins National Observer team
Apr 22nd, 2015
Please pledge! "Reports from the Energy Battlegrounds" Kickstarter ends Sunday
A top investigative reporter, a veteran Ottawa reporter. That's what you'll get by backing National Observer's Kickstarter campaign!
Linda Solomon Wood
Feb 13th, 2015