John White

John posted 61 stories to Castlegar News.
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Forecheck powers Nelson Leafs to 7-3 win over Castlegar Rebels

They were done in by “breakdowns” that the Nelson Leafs pounced on to trounce the Rebels 7-3.

  • Oct 13th, 2017 11:54pm

LGBTQ health disparity study in B.C. leads to surprise finding

Suicidal thoughts and attempts go down by half for straight males in schools with GSAs.

  • Oct 12th, 2017 12:30pm

LGBTQ health disparity study in B.C. leads to surprise finding

Suicidal thoughts and attempts go down by half for straight males in schools with GSAs.

  • Oct 12th, 2017 7:30am

John White: Bullying leaves deep scars behind

One boy, in particular was merciless in his torment of the smaller boys in our grade

  • Oct 11th, 2017 3:08pm

John White: I’m seriously having a cow, man

Ask anyone who knows me even a little and they’ll tell you that I’m a major Simpsons nerdlinger.

  • Oct 5th, 2017 7:30am

John White: Is the smartphone really so smart?

Walk with me for a bit and have a listen to a middle-aged man’s rantings.

  • Sep 28th, 2017 7:30am

John White: Hitting the ice after 30 years

It’s been 30 freakin’ years since I’ve played hockey in an organized and meaningful fashion

  • Sep 21st, 2017 10:33am

John White: Why are my lungs on fire?

I’m at the precipice of getting back in shape after 20 years of relative inactivity.

  • Sep 14th, 2017 7:30am

John White: Life’s a dirty ditch and then you fry cheese balls

I’ll be hitting the magic age of 50 soon and that has me thinking about my plans for retirement.

  • Sep 7th, 2017 1:30am

John White: The spider whisperer is here to save

I’ve got a thing for trying to save all creatures.

  • Aug 30th, 2017 3:18pm

John White: Going public to fight racist uprising

For the last 25 years, I’ve worked diligently to remain neutral in my postings on social media.

  • Aug 24th, 2017 7:30am

John White: Taking stock after six months at the helm

I’ve managed to surpass the six month milestone as regional editor for Black Press.

  • Aug 17th, 2017 7:30am

John White: Top 10 phrases you don’t want to hear in a home reno

Even a simple plumbing repair turned into a three-hour epic worthy of dramatic BBC acting talent.

  • Aug 10th, 2017 7:30am

John White: It’s your fourth move? How quaint

My wife and I figure we have moved 26 times since 1992. That is not a typo.

  • Aug 2nd, 2017 3:27pm

John White: Podcasts keep the wheels turning

I had the pleasure of driving from Castlegar to Edmonton (and back) last weekend.

  • Jul 27th, 2017 10:38am

John White: Prepare, don’t panic, and pay it forward

I was thinking about how our region would respond to an evacuation order.

  • Jul 20th, 2017 1:30am

John White: I finally understand the ‘Kootenay vibe’

I returned from a trip to Edmonton with unexpected fresh perspective on life in Castlegar.

  • Jul 13th, 2017 7:30am

Meet the artist: Castlegar Art Walk

This year marks the 21st Annual Castlegar Art Walk, featuring 20-plus local and regional artists.

  • Jul 13th, 2017 7:30am

John White: Much to consider on this milestone Canada Day

There were specific emotional aspects this year that heightened the impact.

  • Jul 6th, 2017 7:30am

Heat wave about to hit Castlegar hard

The summer heat is coming in full force this weekend.

  • Jul 4th, 2017 4:39pm